Verbatim: Jun. 9, 2003

"The war has not ended." LIEUT. GENERAL DAVID MCKIERNAN, commander of U.S. ground forces in Iraq, after a string of attacks on soldiers there last week

"You may not like the word, but what's happening is occupation." ARIEL SHARON, Israeli Prime Minister, using a controversial term to describe Israel's presence in the West Bank and Gaza. He later said he meant it as a reference to the Palestinian people, not the disputed territories

"No family should ever have to learn the autopsy results of somebody they love on national TV." KIM PETERSEN, spokeswoman for Laci Peterson's family, after it...

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