"The odds are still against the plane being found at the moment, but at least we have a glimmer of hope that we didn't have two days ago. Right now, time is running out very quickly."—U.S. underwater wreck hunter David Mearns describing the French satellite sighting of potential debris in the search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.

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"We didn't see or hear any signs of life out there (Sunday). ... We have this huge square-mile mudflow that's basically like quicksand."—Snohomish County Fire District 21 Chief Travis Hots after a massive landslide in Washington state killed at least eight people.

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"It really has been a magic-carpet ride, and to have it end, it's something that we're going to have to get used to. But I still think in retrospect, we'll still look back on it and be so proud."—Wichita State coach Gregg Marshall after the top-seeded Shockers (35-1) lost their first game of the season, 78-76, to Kentucky in the third round of the NCAA tournament.