Quotations in the News

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Posted: Jan 29, 2016 3:08 AM

"I'm a maniac and everyone on this stage is stupid, fat and ugly." — Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, mocking Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump, who boycotted the final debate before Iowa's caucuses.

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"When you're treated badly, you have to stick up for your rights." — Donald Trump, the Republican presidential front-runner, who explained he was skipping the latest debate because he felt Fox News had dealt with him unfairly.

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"In Brazil, infestation rates (of the mosquito) are highest in the northeast because of climactic reasons and socio-economic reasons, so it makes sense that ... it really took off there." — Dr. Albert Ko, a professor of epidemiology with the Yale School of Public Health, on how that region of the country has been more prone to outbreaks of the Zika virus.