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  • A makeshift bus carrying 51 people back from a party in Peru plunged off a cliff into a river, killing everyone on board, including 14 children.
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  • Joran van der Sloot
  • A newspaper reported Monday that Joran van der Sloot, a Dutch man who is serving a 28-year-sentence for murdering a young Peruvian woman, says he is going to be a father. His attorney said the inmate does have a conjugal visitor, though he could not confirm she was pregnant.
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  • Natalee Holloway and Joran Van der Sloot
  • Peru's Supreme Court has approved Joran van der Sloot's extradition to stand trial in the United States, but only after the confessed murderer has served out his 28-year prison sentence in the South American nation, his attorney said Monday.
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  • Action News
  • About 300 nude bicyclists have ridden through the Peruvian capital of Lima to call attention to safety conditions and demand measures protecting cyclists.
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  • A fire swept through a two-story private rehabilitation center for addicts in a poor part of Peru's capital on Saturday, killing at least 26 people.
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  • A Peruvian court has sentenced Joran van der Sloot to 28 years in prison for murder of a young woman he met at a Lima casino.
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  • Joran van der Sloot
  • Joran van der Sloot will be sentenced on Friday, after pleading guilty today to the murder in 2010 of a Peruvian woman he had met at a casino in Lima.
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  • Joran van der Sloot has entered the court where a panel of three female judges will try him in the 2010 murder of a 21-year-old Peruvian woman.
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  • An earthquake with a preliminary magnitutde of 6.9 has rattled Peru's capital.
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  • Peruvian prosecutors have formally charged Joran van der Sloot with first-degree murder in last year's killing of a university student the defendant met at a Lima casino. They are seeking a 30-year jail sentence.
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  • skull stolen
  • Foes of a small-town mayor dug up the skull of his late father and won't give it back unless he drops out.
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  • Joran van der Sloot
  • The mother of Natalee Holloway entered a maximum-security Lima prison - apparently without registering as a visitor - and confronted the Dutchman who remains the lead suspect in her daughter's 2005 disappearance in Aruba.
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  • A judge on ordered Joran van der Sloot jailed on charges of murder and robbery in the killing of a 21-year-old Lima girl.
  • Joran van der Sloot has sued the lawyer who represented him during a police interrogation on the day that authorities say the Dutchman confessed to killing a Peruvian woman, his current attorney said Saturday.
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  • Joran van der Sloot
  • Murder suspect Joran van der Sloot is talking plenty - just not to the judge investigating his case.
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  • Joran Van der Sloot
  • A Peruvian judge on Friday ordered Joran van der Sloot jailed on charges of first-degree murder and robbery.
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  • Joran Van der Sloot
  • Police moved Joran van der Sloot to a cell at the prosecutor's office on Thursday as officials prepared to file charges following what they called a remarkably complete confession in the beating and strangling death of a 21-year-old woman.
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  • Joran van der Sloot timeline
  • An interactive timeline on murder suspect Joran Van der Sloot and his links to Natalee Holloway and the slaying of a woman in Peru.
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  • Joran Van der Sloot
  • Dutchman Joran Van der Sloot, long the prime suspect in the 2005 disappearance of a U.S. teen in Aruba, has confessed to killing a young Peruvian woman in his Lima hotel room last week, a police spokesman said.
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  • Police say Joran van der Sloot, the man twice arrested in the disappearance of Natalee Holloway, has admitted to his involvement in the death of a Peruvian woman.
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  • Action News
  • Peruvian mountain rescue police brought the body of acclaimed freeskier Arne Backstrom
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  • Left photo: Joran van der Sloot sits in a car after being released from custody near Oranjestad, Aruba, Friday, Dec. 7, 2007. Right photo: In this undated photo from Perus National Identitfication Registry, Stephany Flores is seen.
  • The young Dutchman long suspected in a U.S. teen's Caribbean island disappearance was delivered to Peru on Friday to face charges in the murder of a 21-year-old woman found with her neck broken in his Lima hotel room.
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  • Left photo: Joran van der Sloot sits in a car after being released from custody near Oranjestad, Aruba, Friday, Dec. 7, 2007. Right photo: In this undated photo from Perus National Identitfication Registry, Stephany Flores is seen.
  • He was the last person to see two young women alive - one in Aruba, one in Peru exactly five years later, police say. Joran van der Sloot was caught in a taxi Thursday, several days drive and a country away from the Lima hotel room where the second woman was found face down with a broken neck.
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  • Left photo: Joran van der Sloot sits in a car after being released from custody near Oranjestad, Aruba, Friday, Dec. 7, 2007. Right photo: In this undated photo from Perus National Identitfication Registry, Stephany Flores is seen.
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  • Natalee Holloway and Joran Van der Sloot
  • Police in neighboring Chile are checking hotels for a young Dutchman long suspected in the 2005 disappearance of U.S. teen Natalee Holloway who is now being sought in the killing of a woman in Peru.
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