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Vanuatu plans to permanently evacuate entire volcanic island

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) - The Pacific nation of Vanuatu is preparing to permanently evacuate the entire population of one of its islands as...

30 treated for gas exposure as Indonesia volcano belches

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) - Thirty people were treated for sulfur gas poisoning after Mount Ijen in eastern Java belched toxic fumes from its crater,...

30 treated for exposure as Indonesian volcano belches fumes

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) - Thirty people were treated for gas exposure after Mount Ijen in eastern Java belched toxic fumes from its crater, Indonesia's...

Volcanic blast reshaped summit of Indonesia’s Mount Sinabung

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) - The eruption of Indonesia's Mount Sinabung that shot ash 5 kilometers (3 miles) high also blew away much of the...

Indonesia’s Sinabung volcano unleashes towering ash column

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) - Rumbling Mount Sinabung on the Indonesian island of Sumatra shot billowing columns of ash more than 5,000 meters (16,400 feet)...

Bali volcano decreases in activity, alert status lowered

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) - Indonesian authorities have lowered the alert status of Bali's Mount Agung volcano from the highest level and say thousands of...

Lava spreads more than 2 miles from Philippine volcano

LEGAZPI, Philippines (AP) - Lava flowing out a Philippine volcano has spread up to 3.6 kilometers (2.2 miles) since it began intense eruptions more...

Heavy ash fall from Philippine volcano halts motorists

LEGAZPI, Philippines (AP) - A heavy shroud of ash from erupting Mount Mayon in the Philippines halted vehicles in at least two towns due...

Philippines warns powerful volcanic eruption may still come

LEGAZPI, Philippines (AP) - A Philippine volcano which has repeatedly disgorged fountains of lava, ash and molten rock and driven more than 78,000 villagers...

Erupting Philippine volcano still swelling with magma below

LEGAZPI, Philippines (AP) - A volcano that's been erupting for almost two weeks in the Philippines still appears to be swelling with magma under...