Saturday, August 02, 2014 12:01 am
Quotations in the News
"We tortured some folks. We did some things that were contrary to our values." — President Barack Obama, acknowledging the U.S. tortured al-Qaida detainees captured after the 9/11 attacks.
"The horizon for me is pretty dark. I don't know what the worst-case scenario would be, but I need help to extricate myself from this situation. I ask the (U.S.) government for help in that regards." — Jeffrey Edward Fowle, one of two American tourists charged with "anti-state" crimes in North Korea.