Quotations in the News

"Arnold transcended the game of golf. He was more than a golfer or even great golfer. He was an icon. He was a legend. Arnold was someone who was a pioneer in his sport." — Jack Nicklaus on the passing of Arnold Palmer at 87.

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"They're interested in the debate, but much in the same way as they view reality television. They're fascinated to see what happens when Donald Trump shows up on the national debate stage. I think they view it similar to a car crash; the 'anything can happen, unpredictability' aspect has their attention." — Hofstra University political science professor Richard Himmelfarb, discussing the perspective some of the school's students have as the university prepares to host Monday night's presidential debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump.

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"He was one of our game's great young stars who made a dramatic impact on and off the field since his debut in 2013. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family, the Miami Marlins organization and all of the people he touched in his life." — Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred on the passing of Marlins' pitcher Jose Fernandez, who died in a boating accident at the age of 24.