Quotations in the News

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Posted: Aug 10, 2015 3:05 AM

"I'm leading by double digits, so maybe I shouldn't change." — Donald Trump, who dismissed his feud with Fox News host Megyn Kelly as being hurtful to his presidential ambitions and explained how he cherishes women and would be their strongest advocate if elected.

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"It makes me sick to think what happened. I looked at it like it could have been my sons or grandsons." — Vernice Durgins, a 60-year-old black woman from Ferguson, Missouri, who said she's seen little progress in the past year since the Michael Brown shooting.

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"We do not — cannot — fully comprehend the motivation of an individual that would take the lives of so many innocent people. Especially the lives of the young ones." — Tim Cannon, chief deputy of the Harris County Sheriff's Office, after a gunman was charged with killing a family of six children and two parents in Houston.