Quotations in the News

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Posted: Dec 12, 2015 3:00 AM

"I didn't do anything wrong. So all I can say is, I was innocent and he just picked the wrong lady to stop that night." — Jannie Ligons, a grandmother in her 50s, whose complaint was instrumental in the case against former Oklahoma City Police Officer Daniel Holtzclaw, convicted of sex crimes against eight women while on duty.

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"If Ted Cruz is against ethanol, how does he win in Iowa? Because that's very anti-Iowa." — Donald Trump on his Republican presidential rival, accusing the Texas senator of being beholden to big oil companies because he opposes ethanol subsidies.

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"The signals that have come to me give me encouragement that we are going to have a very ... comprehensive and strong agreement in Paris." — Prime Minister Enele Sopoaga of the Pacific island nation of Tuvalu as a final pact to fight global warming was nearing approval.