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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 9

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 22

May 9, 2018 1:29 PM Volcanic gases prompt door-to-door evacuation in Hawaii

The emergence of the two new vents prompted Hawaii County to issue a cellphone alert ordering stragglers in Lanipuna Gardens to get out immediately. There’s no indication when the eruption might stop, or how far the lava might spread. There were about 1,700 residents in Leilani Estates and a few hundred in Lanipuna Gardens before last week. Andrew Nisbet 8

May 5, 2018 7:07 PM Hawaii's Big Island on high alert over quakes, lava fissures from erupting volcano

Kilauea, one of the world's most active volcanoes, has been in constant eruption for 35 years Hawaii's Big Island remains on high alert on Saturday after the Kilauea volcano spewed lava into residential areas, forcing hundreds to evacuate, and a series of earthquakes, including a powerful tremor, shook the island. Scientists and local officials warned 26

October 5, 2017 8:00 AM Lava Z60, Z70, Z80, Z90 launched in India, prices starting Rs 5,500: Specifications, features

Lava has launched four new smartphones under its Z-series. Domestic smartphone maker LAVA International launched four new smartphones in its Z-series — “Z60″, “Z70″, “Z80″ and “Z90″. With prices ranging between Rs 5,500 and Rs 10,750, the Z-series devices focus on providing high-end camera features like dual-Bokeh mode. “The new Z-series smartphones 37

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 23

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 20

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 16

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 15

September 25, 2017 10:59 AM Threat of volcanic eruption triggers evacuation of nearly 50,000 on holiday island of Bali

Nearly 50,000 people have fled their homes for fear of an imminent volcanic eruption on the Indonesian resort island of Bali, disaster officials said on Monday. Mount Agung, 75km from the tourist hub of Kuta, has been shaking since August and threatening to erupt for the first time in more than 50 years. The disaster mitigation agency said 48,540 people 20