Quotations of the day

“Someone knows who did this. Importantly, the person who did this is someone’s friend, neighbor, co-worker or relative.” — FBI agent Richard DesLauriers, who detailed the type of clues a bomber might have left during the Boston Marathon bombings.

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“I came to commemorate the greatest hero of our modern age. She took a nation on its knees and breathed new life into it.” — Anthony Boutall, 25, who camped out overnight near St. Paul’s Cathedral in hopes of catching a glimpse of former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher’s flag-draped coffin before her funeral.

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“Tensions are high. A lot of people are getting mad. I’ve seen several yelling at the American agents. Nobody can tell us anything.” — Julie Burch, a business traveler stuck in Dallas, as computer problems at American Airlines stranded tens of thousands of passengers.

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