This week they said


It is deplorable that Pyongyang defied the strong and unequivocal call from the international community to refrain from any further provocative measures.UN chief Ban Ki-moon, a former South Korean foreign minister, criticises North Korea’s latest nuclear test

I cannot absolutely, positively confirm it’s him. The suspect that we were following . . . matched his description . . . We are not currently involved in a manhunt any longer.LA sheriff John McMahon on the grisly end to the manhunt for former LA police officer Christopher Dorner

Unless we re-engage in a national debate and convince people that the EU is in the interests of us, then things are just going to get worse.Former British prime minister John Major discusses the UK’s relationship with the EU

Tonight, let’s declare that in the wealthiest nation on Earth, no one who works full time should have to live in poverty, and [let’s] raise the federal minimum wage to $9 an hour.US president Barack Obama proposes raising the minimum wage during his state of the union address

The company is participating in full with the intensive industry testing programme to examine the full supply chain to restore consumer confidence.A statement on behalf of Greencore about the horse meat scandal

In order to govern the barque of St Peter and proclaim the Gospel, both strength of mind and body are necessary, strength which in the last few months, has deteriorated in me to the extent that I have had to recognise my incapacity to adequately fulfil the ministry entrusted to me.Pope Benedict XVI announces his resignation