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Professor stabbed to death with stiletto heel in Houston: authorities

By Andrea Lorez HOUSTON, Texas (Reuters) - A woman stabbed her boyfriend to death with a stiletto heel in his upscale Houston condominium after a night of drinking, telling authorities she killed him in self-defense, officials said on Monday. Ana Trujillo, 44, is suspected of killing University of Houston professor Stefan Andersson, whose body was found at his home early on Sunday.

Bus crash kills 33 in Peru

Lima, Apr 14 (EFE).- At least 33 people were killed and 10 others injured when a bus plunged into a 200-meter (655-foot) ravine at kilometer 70.5 of the highway that crosses the La Libertad mountain range in northern Peru's Otuzco province, officials said. The accident occurred around 4:10 a.m. Saturday in a remote area in La Libertad region, the official Andina news agency reported. Officials fear that some victims may have been swept away by the waters of the Moche River.

Peruvian mayor at book fair: I don't read

The mayor of Peru's third-largest city inaugurated a book fair by saying he does not like to read. "People close me to know that I do not read, that I never write. But I took time last night to go over some papers and be able to explain what a book fair is," said the mayor of Trujillo, Cesar Acuna. His words Friday as reported by Peruvian media drew a mixture of laughter and whispers among the shocked audience. "At the book fair, one must read," said Acuna, who founded a university and owns a first-division soccer team in Peru.
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