Historic Hawaii volcano eruption scarred landscape, lives

U.S. 05/02/19, 23:47

A year after a volcano on Hawaii's Big Island rained lava and gases in one of its largest and most destructive eruptions in recorded history, people who lost their homes and farms in the disaster are still struggling to return to their cherished island lifestyle.More than 700 homes were destroyed ...

Man badly injured after falling into Hawaii volcano crater

U.S. 05/02/19, 18:55

A man was seriously injured after crossing a safety barrier and falling into a Hawaii volcano crater, authorities said.Hawaii Volcanoes National Park rangers and Hawaii Island fire crews rescued the man Wednesday night after he fell 60 to 70 feet (18 to 21 meters) at Kilauea volcano's Halemaumau crater on ...

Government ranks 18 US volcanoes as ‘very high threat’

U.S. 10/25/18, 11:28

Government scientists are classifying 18 U.S. volcanoes as a "very high threat" because of what's been happening inside them and how close they are to people.The U.S. Geological Survey is updating its volcano threat assessments for the first time since 2005. The danger list is topped by Hawaii's Kilauea, which ...

National park in Hawaii reopens after monthslong eruption

U.S. 09/22/18, 16:43

A national park in Hawaii has reopened after being closed for more than four months because of Kilauea volcano's latest eruption, which caused widespread damage to park infrastructure and dramatically changed its landscape. Hawaii Volcanoes National Park officials said there were no lines or waiting for visitors to catch a glimpse ...

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