Quotations in the News

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Posted: Aug 29, 2016 4:35 AM

"She's one of my best friends in the world. All of my adult life I've looked up to her even though she's younger than me." -R&B artist Drake, who presented the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard award to Rihanna at the 2016 VMAs.

"People immediately started looking at social media, where they saw reports that there was an active shooter." -Corey Rosenbusch, a flight passenger at Los Angeles International Airport during a layover, after false reports of a gunman at the airport that caused a panicked evacuation.

"Hook it up to a smartphone. Boom. Take off and you're in business." -Ian Smith of DroneDeploy, a San Francisco-based industry leader in drone software development, on drones used for irrigation systems to help farmers save money on water usage.