Volcano erupts in southern Japan but no evacuation warning issued

National Jan 17, 2019

Volcano erupts in southern Japan but no evacuation warning issued

A volcano erupted on a remote island in southern Japan on Thursday, the Meteorological Agency said, but the warning level was kept below the threshold that would require an evacuation. The agency said the volcano on Kuchinoerabu Island, Kagoshima Prefecture, erupted at 9:20 a.m. Live ...

Thousands evacuated as Guatemala's Fuego volcano spews anew

World Nov 20, 2018

Thousands evacuated as Guatemala's Fuego volcano spews anew

Authorities in Guatemala declared a red alert and evacuated around 4,000 people early Monday after the Central American country's fiery Fuego volcano erupted for the fifth time this year, sending bursts of ash and lava down the mountain. Memories are still fresh of the volcano's ...

New Pompeii discovery shows man crushed trying to flee eruption

World May 30, 2018

New Pompeii discovery shows man crushed trying to flee eruption

Officials at the Pompeii archaeological site have announced a dramatic new discovery, the skeleton of a man crushed by an enormous stone while trying to flee the explosion of Mount Vesuvius in 79 A.D. Pompeii officials on Tuesday released a photograph showing the skeleton protruding ...