Quotations in the News

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Posted: Jul 06, 2016 3:01 AM

"There is evidence that they were extremely careless in their handling of very sensitive, highly classified information." — FBI Director James Comey, who strongly criticized Hillary Clinton's email practices as secretary of state, but refused to recommend criminal charges against her.

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"There has never been any man or woman more qualified for this office than Hillary Clinton, ever. And that's the truth. That's the truth." — President Barack Obama, who vouched for Hillary Clinton's trustworthiness and dedication during a joint campaign appearance in Charlotte, North Carolina.

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"I managed in the end, thanks to God, I managed to get away from those infidels. Even if I had lost both eyes, it would have been worth it, because I have survived them." — Lamiya Aji Bashar, 18, who told The Associated Press she was left blinded in one eye and burned by an explosion as she was escaping sexual slavery by Islamic State group militants.