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January 20, 2020, 9:43 PM

Activity from Alaska volcano triggers aviation warnings after spewing ash, lava

Activity from one of Alaska's 80 volcanoes triggered aviation warnings after it began to spew ash and lava over the weekend.
January 20, 2020, 9:43 PM
Volcano activity triggers aviation warnings after spewing ash and lava
January 20, 2020, 6:47 PM

Volcanic activity triggers aviation warnings in Alaska

The Shishaldin Volcano sits near an Aleutian village on an archipelago in southwest Alaska about 700 miles west of Anchorage.
January 20, 2020, 6:47 PM
Volcanic activity triggers aviation warnings in Alaska
January 19, 2020, 7:23 PM

Philippine volcano simmers, officials brace for long crisis

Philippine officials say they're bracing for a long crisis whether the Taal volcano erupts more disastrously or simmers precariously for weeks or months, as massive numbers of displaced villagers languish in emergency shelters
January 19, 2020, 7:23 PM
January 17, 2020, 12:50 PM

Philippines volcano buries towns, forces evacuations

ABC News’ Bob Woodruff reports from Manila as the damage from the massive volcano continues to spread.
January 17, 2020, 12:50 PM
Philippines volcano buries towns, forces evacuations
January 16, 2020, 5:17 AM

Empty villages covered in ash as volcanic eruption looms

All eyes are on the Taal volcano in the Philippines, which experts are warning could erupt again at anytime.
January 16, 2020, 5:17 AM
Empty villages covered in ash as volcanic eruption looms
January 15, 2020, 1:12 PM

Philippines braces for major volcanic eruption

Taal Volcano has been spewing ash for days, raising serious health concerns for those south of Manila.
January 15, 2020, 1:12 PM
Philippines braces for major volcanic eruption
January 15, 2020, 6:15 AM

Authorities warn volcano in Philippines could erupt at any time

More than 50 earthquakes have been reported in an eight-hour span with at least 40,000 people taking shelter.
January 15, 2020, 6:15 AM
Authorities warn volcano in Philippines could erupt at any time
January 14, 2020, 10:26 PM

Daredevil Nik Wallenda announces his extreme volcano stunt

The high-wire walker talks about his upcoming stunt above the active Masaya Volcano in Nicaragua.
January 14, 2020, 10:26 PM
Daredevil Nik Wallenda announces his extreme volcano stunt
January 14, 2020, 10:18 PM

Volcano eruption illuminates night sky in Galapagos

The La Cumbre volcano erupted in Fernandina Islands – home to unique species including iguanas, snakes and penguins.
January 14, 2020, 10:18 PM
Volcano eruption illuminates night sky in Galapagos
January 14, 2020, 1:42 PM

Wedding celebrations continue under cloud of volcanic activity

Wedding celebrations continued while a gigantic cloud of smoke and ash spewed from the Taal volcano in the background.
January 14, 2020, 1:42 PM
Wedding celebrations continue under cloud of volcanic activity
January 14, 2020, 1:25 PM

Ash, lava spews: Images after Taal volcano erupts

After the volcanic tremors began on Sunday morning, the crater was erupting a stream of ash and pebbles up to 9 miles in the sky.
January 14, 2020, 1:25 PM
Ash, lava spews: Images after Taal volcano erupts
January 14, 2020, 1:06 PM

Ash streams, lava spews: Vivid images after Taal Volcano erupts in Philippines

Ash and smoke are continuing to spew from the main crater of the Taal Volcano in the Philippines.
January 14, 2020, 1:06 PM
Ash streams, lava spews: Vivid images after volcano erupts in Philippines
January 13, 2020, 9:18 PM

Thousands evacuate Manila as volcano spews ash

Several towns were covered in a gray film from the Philippine volcano.
January 13, 2020, 9:18 PM
Thousands evacuate Manila as volcano spews ash
January 13, 2020, 8:14 PM

Wedding in the Philippines continues despite volcano eruption

A couple shared some unbelievable photos on their wedding day when a volcano in the Philippines erupted.
January 13, 2020, 8:14 PM
Couple says 'I do' amidst volcano eruption
January 13, 2020, 6:39 PM

Volcano spews lava on Galapagos island

A volcano on an uninhabited island in the Galapagos has begun erupting, spilling lava down its sides toward the sea
January 13, 2020, 6:39 PM
January 13, 2020, 3:42 PM

Lightning streaks through ash during volcanic eruption in Philippines

The Taal Volcano spewed ash and debris, prompting residents to flee.
January 13, 2020, 3:42 PM
Lightning streaks through ash during volcanic eruption in Philippines
January 13, 2020, 3:39 PM

Volcanic eruption sets backdrop for local wedding

While tens of thousands of people have been evacuated in the Philippines, a nearby wedding went on as planned.
January 13, 2020, 3:39 PM
Volcanic eruption sets backdrop for local wedding
January 13, 2020, 3:20 PM

Lava gushes from volcano near Manila; tens of thousands flee

Red-hot lava is spewing from a volcano near the Philippine capital of Manila
January 13, 2020, 3:20 PM
Lava gushes from Philippine volcano as ash spreads to Manila
January 13, 2020, 12:23 PM

Philippine officials warn of 'volcanic tsunami' following eruption near Manila

Officials in the Philippines have warned residents of a possible "volcanic tsunami" following the eruption of a small volcano near the capital of Manila.
January 13, 2020, 12:23 PM
Philippine officials warn of 'volcanic tsunami' following eruption
January 13, 2020, 5:17 AM

Lightning strikes inside spewing volcano in Philippines

Police officer chasing suspect hit by a train; dozens diagnosed with unknown stomach sickness at Yosemite.
January 13, 2020, 5:17 AM
Lightning strikes inside spewing volcano in Philippines
January 12, 2020, 2:31 PM

Volcano erupts near Manila; airport shut, villagers flee

A small volcano near the Philippine capital that draws many tourists for its picturesque setting in a lake has erupted with a massive plume of ash and steam, prompting thousands of people to flee and officials to shut Manila’s international airport
January 12, 2020, 2:31 PM
January 9, 2020, 9:54 PM

Volcanic eruption sends explosion of ash, smoke into sky in Mexico

Mexico’s National Civil Protection Coordination issued a yellow alert for the area around San Nicolas de los Ranchos.
January 9, 2020, 9:54 PM
Volcanic eruption sends explosion of ash, smoke into sky in Mexico
January 3, 2020, 8:06 PM

New Zealand police: Atlanta woman among volcano victims

Police have confirmed that an Atlanta area woman died after a volcanic eruption in New Zealand last month
January 3, 2020, 8:06 PM
Atlanta woman among New Zealand volcano victims, officials say
1 month ago

New Zealand volcano eruption: Police end search for 2 still missing

Despite searches from the shoreline and the air, no remains have been recovered.
1 month ago
Police end search for 2 still missing in volcano eruption
1 month ago

American woman dies from burns weeks after volcano erupted in New Zealand

The death is the 19th from the eruption on White Island.
1 month ago
American woman dies from burns suffered in volcano eruption
1 month ago

Ecuador volcano lights up the night

The Reventador is one of the country's most remote volcanoes, located in Ecuador's Amazon region, it is also one of the most active in the country.
1 month ago
Ecuador volcano lights up the night
1 month ago

American dies from burns due to volcano eruption

Another American has died following the eruption of a volcano in New Zealand earlier this month, according to hospital officials.
1 month ago
American dies from burns due to volcano eruption
1 month ago

Bodies of 2 missing tourists in New Zealand volcano eruption likely washed out to sea: Police

New Zealand authorities believe the bodies of two tourists still missing in the wake of a deadly volcanic eruption have been washed out to sea.
1 month ago
Bodies of 2 missing volcano victims believed to have been washed out to sea
1 month ago

Toxic air, gases hamper search for last 2 volcano victims

A second search of New Zealand's volcanic White Island failed to find the bodies
1 month ago
1 month ago

New Zealand officials attempt to recover the bodies of victims on White Island

Recovery teams were not immediately dispatched because the volcano was still active after erupting on Monday.
1 month ago
New Zealand officials attempt to recover the bodies of victims on White Island
1 month ago

Vacation warning near other volcanoes

A look at other volcanic tourist attractions that could be dangerous, such as Salton Buttes Mountain in California.
1 month ago
Vacation warning  near other volcanoes
1 month ago

'Highly volatile' New Zealand volcano poses threat in search for missing

Officials in New Zealand said the volcano is still "highly volatile," but searchers will begin a risky recovery effort for eight people presumed dead from the eruption.
1 month ago
'Highly volatile' New Zealand volcano poses threat in search for missing
1 month ago

Death toll from New Zealand volcano climbs to 8, including US-born brothers

The death toll from Monday's volcanic eruption in New Zealand has climbed to eight, according to the country's national police force.
1 month ago
US-born brothers among 8 killed by volcano eruption
1 month ago

Questions remain after volcanic eruption in New Zealand

Tourists are still missing as the active volcano is still spewing steam.
1 month ago
Questions remain after volcanic eruption in New Zealand
1 month ago

Agony persists in aftermath of New Zealand volcanic eruption: Reporter's notebook

Chances for another White Island volcano eruption have increased and the death toll is expected to rise.
1 month ago
Agony persists in aftermath of New Zealand volcanic eruption: Reporter's notebook
1 month ago

More eyewitnesses describe New Zealand volcano eruption

Officials have warned the chance of another eruption in the next 24 hours could be as high as 60% after the first one on White Island left at least six dead.
1 month ago
More eyewitnesses describe New Zealand volcano eruption
1 month ago

Death toll from New Zealand volcano eruption rises to 6, while 8 still missing are feared dead

At least six people have now died in the wake of volcanic eruptions that occurred on a small island in New Zealand on Monday, officials said.
1 month ago
Death toll from New Zealand volcano eruption rises to 6
1 month ago

Understanding the deadly New Zealand volcano eruption

The eruption claimed an unknown number of lives and caused dozens to be treated for blast and burn injuries. This is one of 45 actively erupting volcanoes around the world, experts say.
1 month ago
Understanding the deadly New Zealand volcano eruption
1 month ago

‘Everybody was … burned’: Survivor of volcanic eruption says

Geoff and Lillani Hopkins used their tour boat to rescue people off New Zealand’s White Island; Americans are among the eight still missing, but a flyover showed “no signs of life.”
1 month ago
‘Everybody was … burned’: Survivor of volcanic eruption says
1 month ago

Increased activity on New Zealand volcano stymies recovery

Experts say geothermal activity on a New Zealand volcanic island increased significantly on Wednesday, dealing a blow to relatives waiting for crews to recover the bodies that remain there following a deadly eruption two days earlier
1 month ago
Survivors of New Zealand volcano ran into sea to flee steam
1 month ago

Volcanic eruption turns fatal

New Zealand officials are working to find survivors from the volcanic eruption that has claimed six lives.
1 month ago
Volcanic eruption turns fatal
1 month ago

Videos and details from eyewitnesses after deadly volcano eruption

Nine Americans were on the New Zealand island when the deadly eruption that killed at least 6 people occurred.
1 month ago
Videos and details from eyewitnesses after deadly volcano eruption
1 month ago

Deadly New Zealand eruption

Nine Americans are among the injured and missing. ABC News’ Kenneth Moton reports.
1 month ago
Deadly New Zealand eruption
1 month ago

Tourists flee as volcano erupts in New Zealand

Five people are confirmed to have died in the eruption on New Zealand’s White Island, while at least one American is missing.
1 month ago
Tourists flee as volcano erupts in New Zealand
1 month ago

At least 5 dead, 8 missing after New Zealand volcano erupts

At least five people were killed and many more are feared dead after a volcano erupted on a small island in New Zealand on Monday, officials said.
1 month ago
At least 5 dead, 8 missing after New Zealand volcano erupts
1 month ago

Up to 13 feared dead in volcanic eruption off New Zealand

It is not clear if any people were on the island at the time.
1 month ago
1 month ago

5 dead, multiple injured and missing after New Zealand volcano erupts

The surprise eruption occurred just after 2 p.m. on White Island and spewed ash 12,000 feet into the air.
1 month ago
5 dead, multiple injured and missing after New Zealand volcano erupts
5 months ago

Island volcano of Stromboli erupts right in front of tour boat

It was the volcano’s second-recent eruption and scientists warn that further eruptions could cause part of the rock face to break off into the sea and trigger a tsunami.
5 months ago
Island volcano of Stromboli erupts right in front of tour boat
5 months ago

Volcano in Italy erupts for 2nd time this summer

A volcano in Stromboli, Italy, erupted again after the first eruption killed one last month. This most recent eruption had no reports of injury or damage.
5 months ago
Volcano in Italy erupts for 2nd time this summer
5 months ago

Stromboli volcano erupts in Italy

Tourists moved away from the island of Stromboli as the volcano sent clouds of smoke and ash into the air.
5 months ago
Stromboli volcano erupts in Italy