Quotations in the News

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Posted: Jun 20, 2015 6:34 AM

"We welcomed you Wednesday night in our Bible study with open arms. You have killed some of the most beautifulest people that I know. Every fiber in my body hurts ... and I'll never be the same." — Felecia Sanders, mother of Charleston church shooting victim Tywanza Sanders, to Dylann Storm Roof during his bond hearing.

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"Where's Jeet's guy? That's the guy I needed. I wasn't so lucky." — New York Yankees' Alex Rodriguez, who did not receive the same courtesy former teammate Derek Jeter got after a fan eagerly returned the home run ball he belted for his 3,000th career hit in 2011.

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"I hit the ball in the middle of the green on 18 and have no chance to putt a normal putt and stop near the hole, and have to play Mickey Mouse golf to try to make par." — Patrick Reed after three-putting the final hole for bogey to fall into a share of the lead midway through the U.S. Open at Chambers Bay.