volcano

Residents are evacuated to a local school as the Taal volcano continues to erupt in Santo Tomas, Batangas, southern Philippines, Monday January 13, 2020. (AP Photo/Gerrard Carreon)
(AP Photo/Gerrard Carreon)
AP News
January 13, 2020 - 10:20 am
By JOEAL CALUPITAN and JIM GOMEZ Associated Press TAGAYTAY, Philippines (AP) — Red-hot lava spewed from a volcano near the Philippine capital of Manila on Monday as tens of thousands of people fled through heavy ash and frightening tremors, and authorities made plans to evacuate hundreds of...
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In this combo made from two satellite images taken May 12, 2019, left, and Dec. 11, 2019, right, by Maxar Technologies steam rises from the volcano on White Island off the coast of Whakatane, New Zealand.  (Satellite image ©2019 Maxar Technologies via AP)
(Satellite image ©2019 Maxar Technologies via AP)
AP News
December 11, 2019 - 1:41 pm
By NICK PERRY Associated Press WHAKATANE, New Zealand (AP) — A New Zealand island volcano vented more steam and mud Wednesday, prompting authorities to delay plans to recover the bodies of victims from a deadly eruption two days ago. Volcanic tremors on White Island were intensifying to a level not...
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This aerial photo shows White Island after its volcanic eruption in New Zealand Monday, Dec. 9, 2019. (George Novak/New Zealand Herald via AP)
(George Novak/New Zealand Herald via AP)
AP News
December 09, 2019 - 9:56 am
By MARK BAKER and NICK PERRY Associated Press WHAKATANE, New Zealand (AP) — A volcanic island in New Zealand erupted Monday in a tower of ash and steam while dozens of tourists were exploring the moon-like surface, killing five people and leaving many more missing. Police said the site was still...
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Associated Press
December 26, 2018 - 8:51 am
by Niniek Karmini CARITA BEACH, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesian authorities asked people to avoid the coast in areas where a tsunami killed at least 430 people last weekend in a fresh warning issued on the anniversary of the catastrophic 2004 Asian earthquake and tsunami. The big waves that followed an...
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dreamstime
June 04, 2018 - 2:49 pm
Richmond, VA (WRVA) - A volcanic eruption in Guatemala has left dozens dead, hundreds injured and forced the evacuation of thousands. Guatemala’s Volcan de Fuego, which translates to Volcano of Fire, erupted Sunday. Ash, rock, lava and deadly gas were emitted by the volcano. Over a million people...
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(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
May 12, 2018 - 2:00 pm
By NICHOLAS K. GERANIOS , Associated Press SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — The eruption of a Hawaii volcano in the Pacific "Ring of Fire" has experts warily eyeing volcanic peaks on America's West Coast that are also part of the geologically active region. The West Coast is home to an 800-mile (1,300-...
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May 04, 2018 - 12:58 pm
By CALEB JONES and MARCO GARCIA , Associated Press PAHOA, Hawaii (AP) — Nearly 1,500 people fled from their mountain-side homes after Hawaii's Kilauea volcano sent molten lava chewing through forests and bubbling up on paved streets in an eruption that one resident described as "a curtain of fire...
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