volcano

Hawaii volcano eruption has some on alert, draws onlookers

The Associated Press HILO, Hawaii (AP) - Despite assurances that lava from Hawaii's Mauna Loa isn't threatening communities, some residents are remaining vigilant. For Nicole Skilling, the first eruption in 38 years of the world’s largest active volcano is bringing…

EXPLAINER: What hazards are posed by Hawaii's Mauna Loa?

The Associated Press HONOLULU (AP) - Lava is shooting into the air and flowing downhill as Hawaii’s Mauna Loa volcano erupts for the first time in nearly 40 years. For now, lava is not threatening any homes or communities and…

Volcano begins to erupt in eastern El Salvador

The Associated Press SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) - Authorities in El Salvador are warning residents near the Chaparrastique volcano in the eastern part of the country to be alert as it begins to erupt. The Environmental Ministry’s observatory reported…