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May 14, 2018 3:27 PM More evacuations in Hawaii as new volcanic fissure sends lava exploding into air

The new fissure was discovered Sunday morning as residents await a possible major eruption. Nearby resident Richard Schott, 34, watched from a police checkpoint as the eruption churned just over a ridgeline and behind some trees. “I’ve actually seen rocks fly over the tree line and I can feel it in my body,” Schott said. “It’s like a nuclear reaction 22

May 13, 2018 7:40 PM New lava fissure opens as Hawaii awaits explosive eruption

Total number of lava outbreaks in and around Leilani Estates now up to 17 New lava fissures, ground deformation and abundant volcanic gases indicate eruptions on the eastern flank of Kilauea volcano are likely to continue. Two new fissures opened on Saturday, bringing the total number of lava outbreaks in and around Leilani Estates to 17. The U.S. Geological 36

September 29, 2017 11:15 AM Bali volcano danger signs unabated week after high alert

BALI, Indonesia -- A week after authorities put Bali's volcano on high alert, tremors that indicate an eruption is coming show no sign of abating, swelling the exodus from the region to at least 140,000 people. Disaster authorities on the Indonesian island famed for its lush tropical interior and beguiling beaches said Friday that instruments recorded 27

September 29, 2017 5:36 AM Experts warn eruption at Bali volcano Mount Agung is ‘more likely than not’

Throughout the morning, vulcanologists at a small monitoring post on the Indonesian island of Bali go back and forth between checking instruments to detect volcanic activity and surveying visually for signs of a possible eruption of Mount Agung. Located in the hilly village of Rendang, about 13km southwest of the mountain, the post has seen an influx 23

September 28, 2017 11:11 AM More than 120,000 evacuated in Bali as volcano threatens to erupt

More than 120,000 people have fled the region around the Mount Agung volcano on the Indonesian tourist island of Bali, fearing it will soon erupt, an official said Thursday. The disaster mitigation agency's command post in Bali said the number of evacuees has swelled to about 122,500. The figure is more than double the estimated population within an immediate 19

September 28, 2017 6:38 AM More than 120,000 flee Bali volcano

BALI, Indonesia - More than 120,000 people have fled the region around the Mount Agung volcano on the Indonesian tourist island of Bali, fearing it will soon erupt, an official said Thursday. Nyoman Parwata, an official at the disaster mitigation agency's command post in Bali, said the number of evacuees has swelled to about 122,500. They are scattered 17

May 18, 2017 5:01 PM What the loathed Roger Ailes leaves behind is wreckage Add to ..

There are plenty of people ready to dance on the grave of Roger Ailes. He wouldn’t expect anything different. It’s typical of the media and politics he forged. In shaping and leading Fox News, he made the aggressive and often-obnoxious right-wing all-news channel feared, loathed and immensely successful. In running the workplace that was Fox News, he seems 21

March 18, 2017 2:10 PM Sicily airport reopens after Mount Etna volcanic ash cloud

ROME -- Catania airport has reopened in eastern Sicily after a thick, volcanic ash cloud from nearby Mount Etna had made takeoffs and landings impossible. The airport said flights were resuming, some after delays, early Saturday afternoon. Flights had been diverted to Palermo and Comiso airports on the island after the airport closed Friday evening 23

January 19, 2017 8:29 PM Watch Mexico's 'fire' volcano blast its top again

Explosion accompanied by large plume of ash and smoke Mexico's 'fire' volcano has blasted its top again. Dramatic video showed Colima spewing incandescent material early Wednesday morning. The explosion was accompanied by a large plume of ash and smoke that rose some 2,000 metres above the crater, with winds carrying the ash towards the northeast, Luis Felipe 20

January 3, 2017 11:23 PM Powerful earthquake hits Fiji, tsunami waring issued

A TSUNAMI threat that sparked evacuations in Fiji has now passed after a powerful 7.2 magnitude earthquake hit the island nation. The quake hit at a depth of 15 kilometres some 221 kilometres from Nadi and 283 kilometres from the Fijian capital Suva. “Hazardous tsunami waves from this earthquake are possible within 300 kilometres of the epicentre along 36