"Everything is gone! My clothes and all can be replaced. But my little things, my pictures, are all gone." — Wendy Dixon after floodwaters wreaked havoc in Columbia, South Carolina.
"When the United States makes a mistake, we own up to it, we apologize where appropriate, and we are honest about what transpired." — White House spokesman Josh Earnest after President Barack Obama apologized to Doctors Without Borders for the American air attack that killed 22 people at its hospital in Afghanistan.
"(She) essentially circumvented millions of dollars' worth of cybersecurity investment that the federal government puts within the State Department." — Justin Harvey, chief security officer of Fidelis Cybersecurity, on Hillary Rodham Clinton's private email server that was the subject of attempted cyberattacks originating in China, South Korea and Germany, according to a congressional document obtained by the AP.