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Family seeking answers about couple's death in Peru

Family members have buried the Nebraska couple who died earlier this month during an Amazon River cruise in Peru, but they still don't know much about the fire that killed Larry and Christy Hammer.

One of the retired couple's grown children, Jill Malott, said she's frustrated that the family hasn't heard much from either Peruvian officials or the International Expeditions company that booked the trip. Larry Hammer, 74, and Christy Hammer, 72, of Omaha, Nebraska, died April 10.

"Everyone in our family is so desperate to find answers," said Malott, who lives in Menlo Park, California.

The family has hired attorneys in Peru and outside investigators in an...

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