Quotations in the News

AP News
Posted: Apr 11, 2015 3:02 AM

"As the United States begins a new chapter in our relationship with Cuba, we hope it will create an environment that improves the lives of the Cuban people." — President Barack Obama to a meeting of civil society groups, which included Cuban dissidents, on the sidelines of the Summit of the Americas in Panama.


"I think she's going to make sure she's in the small venues, the living rooms, the smaller places where she can connect directly with the voters." — Sylvia Larsen, a former New Hampshire state Senate president and a longtime supporter of Hillary Rodham Clinton, who is expected to launch her 2016 presidential campaign on Sunday.


"It is possible for something to happen in that gap to significantly raise the officer's perception of risk." — Seth Stoughton, a former police officer and criminal law professor at the University of South Carolina, on the period of time between a dashboard video and cellphone video recorded a fatal encounter between a white South Carolina police officer and a black motorist.