Quotations in the News

"Your actions in recent months have demonstrated a disturbing double standard for treatment of sensitive information, with what appears to be a clear intent to aid one political party over another." " Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid in a letter to FBI Director James Comey after the agency announced it was reopening the investigation into Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server while secretary of state.

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"We pinned him down. He's dead ... It was an extremely good job of police work by every agency involved." " Oklahoma Highway Patrol Chief Ricky Adams to The Oklahoman after a weeklong manhunt for fugitive Michael Dale Vance Jr. ended in a police chase and shootout.

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"Please, forgive me. I committed a sin that deserves death." " Choi Soon-sil, the woman at the center of a scandal roiling South Korea, as prosecutors examined whether she used her close ties to President Park Geun-hye to pull government strings from the shadows and amass an illicit fortune.

This story has been automatically published from the Associated Press wire which uses US spellings

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