Quotations in the News

"I'm so grateful to have my life back." — Amanda Knox after Italy's highest court overturned her 2009 murder conviction for the death of her British roommate, Meredith Kercher.

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"I've gone longer without seeing him, and it was great." — Astronaut Scott Kelly joking about his identical twin and retired astronaut, Mark, as he embarks on a yearlong mission aboard the International Space Station, a stay aimed at measuring the effects of a prolonged period of weightlessness on the human body.

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"Instead of focusing our minds and hearts on those last nine or 10 minutes (of the flight), we prefer to think about those 37 years that we've been together." — Robert Tansill Oliver, father of Germanwings Flight 9525 victim Robert Oliver Calvo, 37, one of three American citizens killed in the crash.