Quotations in the News

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Posted: Jan 09, 2016 3:02 AM

"Given that 'El Chapo' has already escaped from Mexican prison twice, this third opportunity to bring him to justice cannot be squandered." — Florida Sen. Marco Rubio, a Republican presidential candidate, calling for the extradition to the U.S. of drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman after he was recaptured in a raid by Mexican marines.

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"It wasn't like laying it out completely, chapter and verse for us. We're left to say, 'OK, he's leaving a trail for us. Where's it going to lead us, if anywhere?'" — Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross, who said officer shooting suspect Edward Archer, 30, told police he believed law enforcement defends laws that are contrary to Islam.

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"You can throw out the logic. You can throw out the statistics. We've never seen jackpots like this. It's a new experience for all of us." — Gary Grief, executive director of the Texas Lottery, as the Powerball lottery was expected to grow to an $800 million jackpot.