Quotations in the News

AP News
Posted: Jan 30, 2016 3:00 AM

"The documents are being upgraded at the request of the intelligence community because they contain a category of top secret information." — State Department spokesman John Kirby after the Obama administration confirmed that Hillary Clinton's home server contained closely guarded government secrets, censoring 22 emails that contained material requiring one of the highest levels of classification.


"Ted Cruz is an anchor baby in Canada, but Canada doesn't accept anchor babies. ... I think that's one of the reasons he's a nervous wreck, too." — Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump, providing a new twist on his persistent claim that Cruz, who was born in Canada to a U.S. citizen, may not be eligible to hold the presidency.


"He was scared for his life, pretty much. That's why he asked one of our people to turn him in." — Lee Tran, who owns a family business in Santa Ana, California, on how escaped inmate Bac Duong asked for help in surrendering to authorities.