Quotations in the News

AP News
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.


"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.


"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.