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  • 'There was a future': Past Hawaii eruptions provide lessons

    'There was a future': Past Hawaii eruptions provide lessons

    Friday, June 15 2018 1:48 AM EDT2018-06-15 05:48:09 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 5:53 PM EDT2018-06-18 21:53:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gary Stewart, File). FILE - In this April 21, 1990 file photo, Mary Dressler steps onto a cooled lava flow which has filled up most of the backyard of her mother-in-law's home in the Kalapana Gardens subdivision in Kalapana, Hawaii. Lava pour...(AP Photo/Gary Stewart, File). FILE - In this April 21, 1990 file photo, Mary Dressler steps onto a cooled lava flow which has filled up most of the backyard of her mother-in-law's home in the Kalapana Gardens subdivision in Kalapana, Hawaii. Lava pour...
    A volcano on Hawaii's Big Island has destroyed more than 600 homes since it began spraying lava out of a vent on a residential street last month.
    A volcano on Hawaii's Big Island has destroyed more than 600 homes since it began spraying lava out of a vent on a residential street last month.
  • AP Was There: The age of climate change begins

    AP Was There: The age of climate change begins

    Monday, June 18 2018 3:29 AM EDT2018-06-18 07:29:57 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 5:52 PM EDT2018-06-18 21:52:54 GMT
    AP Was There: The age of climate change begins.
    AP Was There: The age of climate change begins.
  • Strong quake near Osaka, Japan, kills 4, knocks over walls

    Strong quake near Osaka, Japan, kills 4, knocks over walls

    Sunday, June 17 2018 9:29 PM EDT2018-06-18 01:29:49 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 1:51 PM EDT2018-06-18 17:51:00 GMT
    (Takaki Yajima/Kyodo News via AP). School children take shelter at schoolyard in Ikeda, Osaka, following an earthquake Monday, June 18, 2018.  A strong earthquake has shaken the city of Osaka in western Japan. There are reports of scattered damage incl...(Takaki Yajima/Kyodo News via AP). School children take shelter at schoolyard in Ikeda, Osaka, following an earthquake Monday, June 18, 2018. A strong earthquake has shaken the city of Osaka in western Japan. There are reports of scattered damage incl...
    A strong earthquake shook the city of Osaka in western Japan, causing scattered damage including broken glass and partial building collapses.
    A strong earthquake shook the city of Osaka in western Japan, causing scattered damage including broken glass and partial building collapses.
  • The Latest: Fourth death confirmed in Osaka-area earthquake

    The Latest: Fourth death confirmed in Osaka-area earthquake

    Sunday, June 17 2018 10:20 PM EDT2018-06-18 02:20:08 GMT
    Monday, June 18 2018 11:21 AM EDT2018-06-18 15:21:27 GMT
    (Kyodo News via AP). Smoke rises from a house blaze in Takatsuki, Osaka, following an earthquake Monday, June 18, 2018.  A strong earthquake shook the city of Osaka in western Japan on Monday morning, causing scattered damage including broken glass and...(Kyodo News via AP). Smoke rises from a house blaze in Takatsuki, Osaka, following an earthquake Monday, June 18, 2018. A strong earthquake shook the city of Osaka in western Japan on Monday morning, causing scattered damage including broken glass and...
    Japanese disaster authorities say two people have been found without vital signs and 41 others injured by an earthquake in western Japan.
    Japanese disaster authorities say two people have been found without vital signs and 41 others injured by an earthquake in western Japan.
  • Portugal remembers 66 victims from deadly year for wildfires

    Portugal remembers 66 victims from deadly year for wildfires

    Sunday, June 17 2018 9:49 AM EDT2018-06-17 13:49:32 GMT
    Sunday, June 17 2018 2:41 PM EDT2018-06-17 18:41:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sergio Azenha). People leave a church, Sunday, June 17 2018, after attending a mass to mark the first anniversary of a wildfire that killed 66 people, in Pedrogao Grande, central Portugal. Sunday marks the one year anniversary since a blaze b...(AP Photo/Sergio Azenha). People leave a church, Sunday, June 17 2018, after attending a mass to mark the first anniversary of a wildfire that killed 66 people, in Pedrogao Grande, central Portugal. Sunday marks the one year anniversary since a blaze b...
    Portugal's president and prime minister have attended a Mass in a rural town to mark the anniversary of a wildfire that killed 66 people.
    Portugal's president and prime minister have attended a Mass in a rural town to mark the anniversary of a wildfire that killed 66 people.
  • Study: 2014 Napa quake may be linked to groundwater changes

    Study: 2014 Napa quake may be linked to groundwater changes

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 7:07 PM EDT2018-06-13 23:07:25 GMT
    Sunday, June 17 2018 6:02 AM EDT2018-06-17 10:02:19 GMT
    New research suggests the magnitude 6.0 earthquake that rocked California wine country in August 2014 may have been caused by an expansion of Earth's crust due to seasonally receding groundwater under the Napa and...
    New research suggests the magnitude 6.0 earthquake that rocked California wine country in August 2014 may have been caused by an expansion of Earth's crust due to seasonally receding groundwater under the Napa and Sonoma valleys.
  • Jurassic World cast reacts to real-world volcanic disasters

    Jurassic World cast reacts to real-world volcanic disasters

    Thursday, June 14 2018 3:07 PM EDT2018-06-14 19:07:56 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 2:29 PM EDT2018-06-15 18:29:27 GMT
    (Universal Pictures via AP). This image released by Universal Pictures shows a scene from the upcoming "Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom."(Universal Pictures via AP). This image released by Universal Pictures shows a scene from the upcoming "Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom."
    The cast and crew of "Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom" say it's an unfortunate coincidence that their summer blockbuster centers on a massively destructive erupting volcano.
    The cast and crew of "Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom" say it's an unfortunate coincidence that their summer blockbuster centers on a massively destructive erupting volcano.
  • How do you count deaths from a hurricane?

    How do you count deaths from a hurricane?

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 6:37 PM EDT2018-06-12 22:37:07 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 1:21 PM EDT2018-06-15 17:21:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa). FILE - In this Friday, June 1, 2018 file photo, a child shines a light on hundreds of shoes at a memorial for those killed by Hurricane Maria, in front of the Puerto Rico Capitol in San Juan. In June 2018, two bills were intr...(AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa). FILE - In this Friday, June 1, 2018 file photo, a child shines a light on hundreds of shoes at a memorial for those killed by Hurricane Maria, in front of the Puerto Rico Capitol in San Juan. In June 2018, two bills were intr...
    Puerto Rico's hurricane death count revives debate about how to count disaster-related deaths.
    Puerto Rico's hurricane death count revives debate about how to count disaster-related deaths.
  • Colorado wildfire forces nearly 2K evacuations amid drought

    Colorado wildfire forces nearly 2K evacuations amid drought

    Thursday, June 14 2018 5:18 PM EDT2018-06-14 21:18:10 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 12:13 AM EDT2018-06-15 04:13:28 GMT
    (Jerry McBride/The Durango Herald via AP). A gigantic plume of smoke rises as the 416 Fire burns near Durango, Colo., Wednesday, June 13, 2018.(Jerry McBride/The Durango Herald via AP). A gigantic plume of smoke rises as the 416 Fire burns near Durango, Colo., Wednesday, June 13, 2018.
    The threat of hot, windy weather and thunderstorms is posing more problems for firefighters battling a Colorado blaze that has forced residents of more than 1,000 homes to evacuate.
    The threat of hot, windy weather and thunderstorms is posing more problems for firefighters battling a Colorado blaze that has forced residents of more than 1,000 homes to evacuate.
  • Puerto Rico issues new data on Hurricane Maria deaths

    Puerto Rico issues new data on Hurricane Maria deaths

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 5:46 PM EDT2018-06-12 21:46:23 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 8:50 PM EDT2018-06-15 00:50:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti). Nerybelle Perez poses with a portrait of her father, World War II veteran Efrain Perez, who died inside an ambulance after being turned away from the largest public hospital when it had no electricity or water, days after Hurr...(AP Photo/Carlos Giusti). Nerybelle Perez poses with a portrait of her father, World War II veteran Efrain Perez, who died inside an ambulance after being turned away from the largest public hospital when it had no electricity or water, days after Hurr...
    Puerto Rico requests more time, issues only a portion of data related to all deaths reported after Hurricane Maria amid outcry.
    Puerto Rico requests more time, issues only a portion of data related to all deaths reported after Hurricane Maria amid outcry.
  • George Strait part of Hurricane Harvey recovery campaign

    George Strait part of Hurricane Harvey recovery campaign

    Thursday, June 14 2018 5:08 PM EDT2018-06-14 21:08:25 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 6:28 PM EDT2018-06-14 22:28:21 GMT
    (Rachel Denny Clow/Corpus Christi Caller-Times via AP, File). FILE - In this Sept. 21, 2017, file photo, George Strait, left, and Texas Gov. Greg Abbott wave to the crowd in Rockport, Texas, during a visit with individuals affected by Hurricane Harvey....(Rachel Denny Clow/Corpus Christi Caller-Times via AP, File). FILE - In this Sept. 21, 2017, file photo, George Strait, left, and Texas Gov. Greg Abbott wave to the crowd in Rockport, Texas, during a visit with individuals affected by Hurricane Harvey....
    Country star George Strait is leading a new tourism campaign to help Texas recover from Hurricane Harvey.
    Country star George Strait is leading a new tourism campaign to help Texas recover from Hurricane Harvey.
  • Pence to visit Brazil, Ecuador and Guatemala

    Pence to visit Brazil, Ecuador and Guatemala

    Thursday, June 14 2018 2:37 PM EDT2018-06-14 18:37:52 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 5:11 PM EDT2018-06-14 21:11:01 GMT
    Pence to visit Brazil, Ecuador and Guatemala during the last week of June.
    Pence to visit Brazil, Ecuador and Guatemala during the last week of June.
  • Some lava evacuees may return to homes during 'stable' flow

    Some lava evacuees may return to homes during 'stable' flow

    Monday, June 11 2018 4:34 PM EDT2018-06-11 20:34:06 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 1:45 PM EDT2018-06-14 17:45:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/L.E. Baskow). Lava from the Kilauea volcano flows in and around Pahoa, Hawaii, Sunday, June 10, 2018.(AP Photo/L.E. Baskow). Lava from the Kilauea volcano flows in and around Pahoa, Hawaii, Sunday, June 10, 2018.
    Small explosions at the summit of an erupting Hawaii volcano could send ash into communities.
    Small explosions at the summit of an erupting Hawaii volcano could send ash into communities.
  • Correction: Western Wildfires story

    Correction: Western Wildfires story

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 2:51 PM EDT2018-06-13 18:51:40 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 12:17 PM EDT2018-06-14 16:17:47 GMT
    (Jerry McBride/The Durango Herald via AP). In this Tuesday, June 12, 2018, photograph, hot spots glow after sunset near the Falls Creek Subdivision as the 416 Fire burns near Durango, Colo.(Jerry McBride/The Durango Herald via AP). In this Tuesday, June 12, 2018, photograph, hot spots glow after sunset near the Falls Creek Subdivision as the 416 Fire burns near Durango, Colo.
    Authorities say a fast-moving brush fire destroyed eight homes in the Utah tourist town of Moab and more than 3,000 people in Colorado and Wyoming fled multiple wildfires scorching the drought-stricken U.S. West.
    Authorities say a fast-moving brush fire destroyed eight homes in the Utah tourist town of Moab and more than 3,000 people in Colorado and Wyoming fled multiple wildfires scorching the drought-stricken U.S. West.
  • Strong Pennsylvania storm damages businesses, overturns cars

    Strong Pennsylvania storm damages businesses, overturns cars

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 11:57 PM EDT2018-06-14 03:57:24 GMT
    Thursday, June 14 2018 10:22 AM EDT2018-06-14 14:22:36 GMT
    A strong storm has pounded parts of Pennsylvania, damaging buildings, overturning cars and downing trees and power lines.
    A strong storm has pounded parts of Pennsylvania, damaging buildings, overturning cars and downing trees and power lines.
  • California eyes July for reopening iconic Highway 1 stretch

    California eyes July for reopening iconic Highway 1 stretch

    Wednesday, June 13 2018 5:37 PM EDT2018-06-13 21:37:46 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 6:41 PM EDT2018-06-13 22:41:09 GMT
    (of San Luis Obispo) via AP, File). FILE - In this Sept. 15, 2017, file photo, work continues at the Mud Creek slide, on the Big Sur Coast of Calif. California transportation officials are targeting July for reopening a stretch of iconic Highway 1 in t...(of San Luis Obispo) via AP, File). FILE - In this Sept. 15, 2017, file photo, work continues at the Mud Creek slide, on the Big Sur Coast of Calif. California transportation officials are targeting July for reopening a stretch of iconic Highway 1 in t...
    California transportation officials are targeting the end of July for reopening a stretch of iconic Highway 1 in the scenic Big Sur coastal region that was blocked last year by a massive landslide.
    California transportation officials are targeting the end of July for reopening a stretch of iconic Highway 1 in the scenic Big Sur coastal region that was blocked last year by a massive landslide.
  • New wildfire erupts near Colorado ski resorts, houses

    New wildfire erupts near Colorado ski resorts, houses

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 3:46 AM EDT2018-06-12 07:46:05 GMT
    Wednesday, June 13 2018 2:23 PM EDT2018-06-13 18:23:35 GMT
    (Satellite image ©2018 DigitalGlobe, a Maxar company via AP). This June 9, 2018, satellite image provide by DigitalGlobe shows the 416 Fire, right, and the Burro Fire, left, northwest of Durango, Colo.(Satellite image ©2018 DigitalGlobe, a Maxar company via AP). This June 9, 2018, satellite image provide by DigitalGlobe shows the 416 Fire, right, and the Burro Fire, left, northwest of Durango, Colo.
    Extreme fire danger is shutting down a sprawling forest that includes some of Colorado's most stunning mountains, a rare tactic also being used in neighboring states as the U.S. Southwest struggles with severe...
    Extreme fire danger is shutting down a sprawling forest that includes some of Colorado's most stunning mountains, a rare tactic also being used in neighboring states as the U.S. Southwest struggles with severe drought.
  • Scientists reap data from Hawaii's rumbling Kilauea volcano

    Scientists reap data from Hawaii's rumbling Kilauea volcano

    Thursday, June 7 2018 2:20 AM EDT2018-06-07 06:20:34 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 8:50 AM EDT2018-06-12 12:50:40 GMT
    (U.S. Geological Survey via AP, File). FILE - In this May 19, 2018, file photo released by the U.S. Geological Survey, lava flows from fissures near Pahoa, Hawaii. Technically speaking, Kilauea has been continuously erupting since 1983. But the combina...(U.S. Geological Survey via AP, File). FILE - In this May 19, 2018, file photo released by the U.S. Geological Survey, lava flows from fissures near Pahoa, Hawaii. Technically speaking, Kilauea has been continuously erupting since 1983. But the combina...
    Hawaii's recent volcanic activity has scientists on tenterhooks, eager to learn as much as possible using the latest technology.
    Hawaii's recent volcanic activity has scientists on tenterhooks, eager to learn as much as possible using the latest technology.
  • Paris suburb train derails, 7 people slightly injured

    Paris suburb train derails, 7 people slightly injured

    Tuesday, June 12 2018 4:16 AM EDT2018-06-12 08:16:59 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 5:47 AM EDT2018-06-12 09:47:50 GMT
    France's transport minister said seven people have been slightly injured in a rare derailment of a suburban train near Paris caused by a large amount of overnight rainfall in the region.
    France's transport minister said seven people have been slightly injured in a rare derailment of a suburban train near Paris caused by a large amount of overnight rainfall in the region.
  • Pope begins purge in Chilean church over sex abuse scandal

    Pope begins purge in Chilean church over sex abuse scandal

    Monday, June 11 2018 6:16 AM EDT2018-06-11 10:16:16 GMT
    Tuesday, June 12 2018 4:28 AM EDT2018-06-12 08:28:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini). Pope Francis waves to the crowd as he recites the Angelus noon prayer from the window of his studio overlooking St. Peter's Square, at the Vatican, Sunday, June 10, 2018.(AP Photo/Andrew Medichini). Pope Francis waves to the crowd as he recites the Angelus noon prayer from the window of his studio overlooking St. Peter's Square, at the Vatican, Sunday, June 10, 2018.
    Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of the bishop at the center of Chile's clerical sex abuse scandal and two others as he launches the purge of a church that has imploded under an avalanche of accusations of...
    Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of the bishop at the center of Chile's clerical sex abuse scandal and two others as he launches the purge of a church that has imploded under an avalanche of accusations of abuse and cover-up.
  • Scientists: No way to know when Hawaii eruption will end

    Scientists: No way to know when Hawaii eruption will end

    Thursday, June 7 2018 6:22 PM EDT2018-06-07 22:22:44 GMT
    Monday, June 11 2018 3:14 PM EDT2018-06-11 19:14:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/LE Baskow). Most of the Kapoho area including the tide pools is now covered in fresh lava with few properties still intact as the Kilauea Volcano lower east rift zone eruption continues on Wednesday, June 6, 2018, in Pahoa, Hawaii.(AP Photo/LE Baskow). Most of the Kapoho area including the tide pools is now covered in fresh lava with few properties still intact as the Kilauea Volcano lower east rift zone eruption continues on Wednesday, June 6, 2018, in Pahoa, Hawaii.
    Scientists say lava that poured into the low-laying coastal Hawaii neighborhoods of Kapoho and Vacationland spread across the area in just two days.
    Scientists say lava that poured into the low-laying coastal Hawaii neighborhoods of Kapoho and Vacationland spread across the area in just two days.
  • Report: Downed power lines sparked deadly California fires

    Report: Downed power lines sparked deadly California fires

    Friday, June 8 2018 7:11 PM EDT2018-06-08 23:11:39 GMT
    Monday, June 11 2018 2:11 PM EDT2018-06-11 18:11:03 GMT
    California's Department of Forestry and Fire Protection says 12 Northern California wildfires last fall, including two that killed a total of 15 people, were caused by downed power lines.
    California's Department of Forestry and Fire Protection says 12 Northern California wildfires last fall, including two that killed a total of 15 people, were caused by downed power lines.
  • Puerto Rican Day Parade displays post-hurricane pride

    Puerto Rican Day Parade displays post-hurricane pride

    Sunday, June 10 2018 2:32 PM EDT2018-06-10 18:32:50 GMT
    Monday, June 11 2018 8:58 AM EDT2018-06-11 12:58:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki). FILE - In this June 11, 2017 file photo, a man rolls on a hover-board along Fifth Avenue during the National Puerto Rican Day Parade in New York.  Amid all the fun and celebration planned for this years parade on Sunday, June...(AP Photo/Andres Kudacki). FILE - In this June 11, 2017 file photo, a man rolls on a hover-board along Fifth Avenue during the National Puerto Rican Day Parade in New York. Amid all the fun and celebration planned for this years parade on Sunday, June...
    The National Puerto Rican Parade has kicked off in New York City with participants honoring heroes who have been helping the island recover from the devastation of Hurricane Maria.
    The National Puerto Rican Parade has kicked off in New York City with participants honoring heroes who have been helping the island recover from the devastation of Hurricane Maria.
  • Puerto Rican Day Parade to shine light on hurricane struggle

    Puerto Rican Day Parade to shine light on hurricane struggle

    Saturday, June 9 2018 2:32 PM EDT2018-06-09 18:32:03 GMT
    Sunday, June 10 2018 2:26 PM EDT2018-06-10 18:26:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki). FILE - In this June 11, 2017 file photo, a man rolls on a hover-board along Fifth Avenue during the National Puerto Rican Day Parade in New York.  Amid all the fun and celebration planned for this years parade on Sunday, June...(AP Photo/Andres Kudacki). FILE - In this June 11, 2017 file photo, a man rolls on a hover-board along Fifth Avenue during the National Puerto Rican Day Parade in New York. Amid all the fun and celebration planned for this years parade on Sunday, June...
    Puerto Rican Day Parade promises spotlight on island's continuing storm recovery.
    Puerto Rican Day Parade promises spotlight on island's continuing storm recovery.
  • Report: Downed power lines sparked deadly California fires

    Report: Downed power lines sparked deadly California fires

    Saturday, June 9 2018 1:33 AM EDT2018-06-09 05:33:51 GMT
    Sunday, June 10 2018 11:38 AM EDT2018-06-10 15:38:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File). FILE - In this Oct. 13, 2017 file photo, a firefighter carries a water hose to put out a fire burning along the Highway 29 near Calistoga, Calif. Downed power lines caused a dozen Northern California wildfires last fall, i...(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File). FILE - In this Oct. 13, 2017 file photo, a firefighter carries a water hose to put out a fire burning along the Highway 29 near Calistoga, Calif. Downed power lines caused a dozen Northern California wildfires last fall, i...
    State fire officials say Pacific Gas & Electric power lines and equipment sparked a dozen wildfires that destroyed thousands of homes and killed at least 15 people last October in California's wine country.
    State fire officials say Pacific Gas & Electric power lines and equipment sparked a dozen wildfires that destroyed thousands of homes and killed at least 15 people last October in California's wine country.
  • Grim task as forensic experts ID Guatemala volcano victims

    Grim task as forensic experts ID Guatemala volcano victims

    Friday, June 8 2018 12:21 AM EDT2018-06-08 04:21:34 GMT
    Saturday, June 9 2018 5:13 AM EDT2018-06-09 09:13:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd). A woman embraces Francisca Nij who mourns the death of her mother Maritza Nij Ramos Davila, 40, during her wake in Alotenango, Guatemala, Thursday, June 7, 2018. Guatemalan prosecutors have ordered an investigation into whether ...(AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd). A woman embraces Francisca Nij who mourns the death of her mother Maritza Nij Ramos Davila, 40, during her wake in Alotenango, Guatemala, Thursday, June 7, 2018. Guatemalan prosecutors have ordered an investigation into whether ...
    Guatemala's government has again suspended the search for dead from the volcano disaster, leaving relatives and friends to keep digging with their hands or a few tools.
    Guatemala's government has again suspended the search for dead from the volcano disaster, leaving relatives and friends to keep digging with their hands or a few tools.
  • Onlookers ogle Wyoming tornado that damages handful of homes

    Onlookers ogle Wyoming tornado that damages handful of homes

    Thursday, June 7 2018 2:31 PM EDT2018-06-07 18:31:54 GMT
    Friday, June 8 2018 4:15 PM EDT2018-06-08 20:15:22 GMT
    A tornado that took its time roaring across a sparsely populated area of Wyoming caused quite a few "oohs" and "ahhs" as well as some damage.
    A tornado that took its time roaring across a sparsely populated area of Wyoming caused quite a few "oohs" and "ahhs" as well as some damage.
  • Greek wildfire reveals hoard of plundered antiquities

    Greek wildfire reveals hoard of plundered antiquities

    Friday, June 8 2018 11:31 AM EDT2018-06-08 15:31:39 GMT
    Friday, June 8 2018 12:54 PM EDT2018-06-08 16:54:00 GMT
    A brush fire in central Greece has helped authorities discover a hoard of illegally excavated antiquities.
    A brush fire in central Greece has helped authorities discover a hoard of illegally excavated antiquities.
  • At Guatemala volcano, search halted as death toll hits 109

    At Guatemala volcano, search halted as death toll hits 109

    Thursday, June 7 2018 12:10 AM EDT2018-06-07 04:10:59 GMT
    Friday, June 8 2018 2:53 AM EDT2018-06-08 06:53:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd). Cows lie dead amid steam rising from the hot volcanic ash following a light rain, near the Volcan de Fuego, or "Volcano of Fire," in the El Rodeo hamlet of Escuintla, Guatemala, Wednesday, June 6, 2018. Firefighters said the cha...(AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd). Cows lie dead amid steam rising from the hot volcanic ash following a light rain, near the Volcan de Fuego, or "Volcano of Fire," in the El Rodeo hamlet of Escuintla, Guatemala, Wednesday, June 6, 2018. Firefighters said the cha...
    Troublesome rain and more volcanic activity are hindering rescue efforts around Guatemala's Volcano of Fire, but when teams have been able to work in the hardest hit areas the death toll has continued to rise.
    Troublesome rain and more volcanic activity are hindering rescue efforts around Guatemala's Volcano of Fire, but when teams have been able to work in the hardest hit areas the death toll has continued to rise.
  • Volcano creates new land after lava fills Hawaii ocean bay

    Volcano creates new land after lava fills Hawaii ocean bay

    Wednesday, June 6 2018 8:00 PM EDT2018-06-07 00:00:31 GMT
    Thursday, June 7 2018 6:35 PM EDT2018-06-07 22:35:00 GMT
    (Satellite Image ©2018 DigitalGlobe, a Maxar company via AP). This satellite image provided by Digital Globe captured June 5, 2018, shows Kilauea summit crater in Hawaii.   Lava from the Kilauea volcano destroyed hundreds of homes in a mostly rural are...(Satellite Image ©2018 DigitalGlobe, a Maxar company via AP). This satellite image provided by Digital Globe captured June 5, 2018, shows Kilauea summit crater in Hawaii. Lava from the Kilauea volcano destroyed hundreds of homes in a mostly rural are...
    Lava poured into two coastal Big Island neighborhoods quickly, covering hundreds of homes, vaporizing a nearby crater lake and completely filling an ocean bay, turning it into a new peninsula.
    Lava poured into two coastal Big Island neighborhoods quickly, covering hundreds of homes, vaporizing a nearby crater lake and completely filling an ocean bay, turning it into a new peninsula.
  • Unhurried hurricanes: Study says tropical cyclones slowing

    Unhurried hurricanes: Study says tropical cyclones slowing

    Wednesday, June 6 2018 1:10 PM EDT2018-06-06 17:10:21 GMT
    Thursday, June 7 2018 3:34 PM EDT2018-06-07 19:34:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). FILE - In this Friday, Sept. 1, 2017 file photo, homes are surrounded by water from the flooded Brazos River in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey in Freeport, Texas. According to a study released on Wednesday, June 6, 2018, t...(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). FILE - In this Friday, Sept. 1, 2017 file photo, homes are surrounded by water from the flooded Brazos River in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey in Freeport, Texas. According to a study released on Wednesday, June 6, 2018, t...
    A new study finds that since 1949 tropical cyclones across the globe are slowing down by about 10 percent, meaning more heavy rains like in Harvey.
    A new study finds that since 1949 tropical cyclones across the globe are slowing down by about 10 percent, meaning more heavy rains like in Harvey.
  • At Guatemala volcano, time running out for rescue chances

    At Guatemala volcano, time running out for rescue chances

    Wednesday, June 6 2018 12:13 AM EDT2018-06-06 04:13:21 GMT
    Thursday, June 7 2018 12:12 AM EDT2018-06-07 04:12:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Luis Soto). Residents evacuate after a new flow of searing hot volcanic material down the slopes of the Volcano of Fire in Escuintla, Guatemala, Tuesday, June 5, 2018. The volcano exploded Sunday, sending down hot clouds of gas and ash that k...(AP Photo/Luis Soto). Residents evacuate after a new flow of searing hot volcanic material down the slopes of the Volcano of Fire in Escuintla, Guatemala, Tuesday, June 5, 2018. The volcano exploded Sunday, sending down hot clouds of gas and ash that k...
    Frightened people living near the Volcano of Fire have fled with their children and few possessions after fresh flows of super-heated debris, taking no chances after authorities gave them little time to evacuate...
    Frightened people living near the Volcano of Fire have fled with their children and few possessions after fresh flows of super-heated debris, taking no chances after authorities gave them little time to evacuate before a deadly eruption over the weekend.
  • Study finds possible deep faults, possible earthquake source

    Study finds possible deep faults, possible earthquake source

    Tuesday, June 5 2018 12:39 PM EDT2018-06-05 16:39:40 GMT
    Wednesday, June 6 2018 8:31 PM EDT2018-06-07 00:31:21 GMT
    Geologists say they may have found previously unmapped faults in Oklahoma that could be contributing to a sharp increase in induced earthquakes in the state.
    Geologists say they may have found previously unmapped faults in Oklahoma that could be contributing to a sharp increase in induced earthquakes in the state.
  • AP Explains: A closer look at Guatemala's Volcano of Fire

    AP Explains: A closer look at Guatemala's Volcano of Fire

    Monday, June 4 2018 5:44 PM EDT2018-06-04 21:44:19 GMT
    Wednesday, June 6 2018 2:24 PM EDT2018-06-06 18:24:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Luis Soto). The Volcan de Fuego, or Volcano of Fire, continues to spill out smoke and ash as residents evacuate from Escuintla, Guatemala, Monday, June 4, 2018. A fiery volcanic eruption in south-central Guatemala sent lava flowing into rural...(AP Photo/Luis Soto). The Volcan de Fuego, or Volcano of Fire, continues to spill out smoke and ash as residents evacuate from Escuintla, Guatemala, Monday, June 4, 2018. A fiery volcanic eruption in south-central Guatemala sent lava flowing into rural...
    Volcano that erupted in Guatemala is among 11 active in the Central American country.
    Volcano that erupted in Guatemala is among 11 active in the Central American country.
  • Hawaii volcano lava destroys hundreds of homes overnight

    Hawaii volcano lava destroys hundreds of homes overnight

    Tuesday, June 5 2018 4:09 PM EDT2018-06-05 20:09:53 GMT
    Wednesday, June 6 2018 5:04 AM EDT2018-06-06 09:04:59 GMT
    (Satellite Image ©2018 DigitalGlobe, a Maxar company via AP). This satellite image provided by Digital Globe captured June 3, 2018, shows advancing lava flows on Hawaii as they approach Kapoho Bay and the Vacationland residential neighborhood.  Lava fr...(Satellite Image ©2018 DigitalGlobe, a Maxar company via AP). This satellite image provided by Digital Globe captured June 3, 2018, shows advancing lava flows on Hawaii as they approach Kapoho Bay and the Vacationland residential neighborhood. Lava fr...
    A Hawaii County official says lava from an erupting volcano destroyed hundreds of homes in two subdivisions overnight.
    A Hawaii County official says lava from an erupting volcano destroyed hundreds of homes in two subdivisions overnight.
  • 'Nobody is left': Guatemala volcano ravaged entire families

    'Nobody is left': Guatemala volcano ravaged entire families

    Tuesday, June 5 2018 12:10 AM EDT2018-06-05 04:10:40 GMT
    Wednesday, June 6 2018 12:14 AM EDT2018-06-06 04:14:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Luis Soto). People carry the coffins of seven people who died during the eruption of the Volcan de Fuego, which in Spanish means Volcano of Fire, in the background, to the cemetery in San Juan Alotenango, Guatemala, Monday, June 4, 2018. Resi...(AP Photo/Luis Soto). People carry the coffins of seven people who died during the eruption of the Volcan de Fuego, which in Spanish means Volcano of Fire, in the background, to the cemetery in San Juan Alotenango, Guatemala, Monday, June 4, 2018. Resi...
    People of the villages skirting Guatemala's Volcano of Fire have begun mourning the few dead who could be identified after an eruption killed dozens by engulfing them in floods of searing ash and mud.
    People of the villages skirting Guatemala's Volcano of Fire have begun mourning the few dead who could be identified after an eruption killed dozens by engulfing them in floods of searing ash and mud.
  • Puerto Rico to release storm death data after court ruling

    Puerto Rico to release storm death data after court ruling

    Tuesday, June 5 2018 11:15 AM EDT2018-06-05 15:15:19 GMT
    Tuesday, June 5 2018 6:15 PM EDT2018-06-05 22:15:09 GMT
    A court in Puerto Rico has ordered the government to release all death certificates issued after Hurricane Maria and other information it compiled after the Category 4 storm hit the island.
    A court in Puerto Rico has ordered the government to release all death certificates issued after Hurricane Maria and other information it compiled after the Category 4 storm hit the island.
  • First lady to attend Trump's hurricane briefing Wednesday

    First lady to attend Trump's hurricane briefing Wednesday

    Tuesday, June 5 2018 11:25 AM EDT2018-06-05 15:25:03 GMT
    Tuesday, June 5 2018 1:41 PM EDT2018-06-05 17:41:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Luca Bruno, File). FILE - In this Saturday, May 27, 2017, file photo, first lady Melania Trump sits as President Donald Trump addresses U.S. military troops and their families at the Sigonella Naval Air Station, in Sigonella, Italy. Melania T...(AP Photo/Luca Bruno, File). FILE - In this Saturday, May 27, 2017, file photo, first lady Melania Trump sits as President Donald Trump addresses U.S. military troops and their families at the Sigonella Naval Air Station, in Sigonella, Italy. Melania T...
    Melania Trump has chosen an annual hurricane preparedness briefing Wednesday as her first appearance outside the White House in nearly a month.
    Melania Trump has chosen an annual hurricane preparedness briefing Wednesday as her first appearance outside the White House in nearly a month.
  • Lawsuit filed in woman's death in Texas hotel during Harvey

    Lawsuit filed in woman's death in Texas hotel during Harvey

    Monday, June 4 2018 6:59 PM EDT2018-06-04 22:59:05 GMT
    Tuesday, June 5 2018 7:42 AM EDT2018-06-05 11:42:20 GMT
    (Courtesy of the Renick family via AP). This undated photo provided by the family of Renick shows Jill Renick. The family of Renick, whose body was found 11 days after she made a frantic cellphone call from a Houston hotel elevator as floodwaters from ...(Courtesy of the Renick family via AP). This undated photo provided by the family of Renick shows Jill Renick. The family of Renick, whose body was found 11 days after she made a frantic cellphone call from a Houston hotel elevator as floodwaters from ...
    Family of woman whose body was found 11 days after she made a frantic cellphone call from a Houston hotel elevator as floodwaters from Hurricane Harvey rushed in has filed a lawsuit against the hotel.
    Family of woman whose body was found 11 days after she made a frantic cellphone call from a Houston hotel elevator as floodwaters from Hurricane Harvey rushed in has filed a lawsuit against the hotel.
  • Lava from Hawaii volcano destroys 117 Big Island homes

    Lava from Hawaii volcano destroys 117 Big Island homes

    Monday, June 4 2018 5:12 PM EDT2018-06-04 21:12:15 GMT
    Tuesday, June 5 2018 7:23 AM EDT2018-06-05 11:23:40 GMT
    (Satellite Image ©2018 DigitalGlobe, a Maxar company via AP). This satellite image provided by Digital Globe captured June 3, 2018, shows advancing lava flows on Hawaii as they approach Kapoho Bay and the Vacationland residential neighborhood.  Lava fr...(Satellite Image ©2018 DigitalGlobe, a Maxar company via AP). This satellite image provided by Digital Globe captured June 3, 2018, shows advancing lava flows on Hawaii as they approach Kapoho Bay and the Vacationland residential neighborhood. Lava fr...
    Lava from an erupting Hawaii volcano has destroyed more than 100 homes in a rural district of the Big Island.
    Lava from an erupting Hawaii volcano has destroyed more than 100 homes in a rural district of the Big Island.
  • Forest fire raging in Sweden prompts evacuations

    Forest fire raging in Sweden prompts evacuations

    Tuesday, June 5 2018 5:19 AM EDT2018-06-05 09:19:21 GMT
    Tuesday, June 5 2018 6:02 AM EDT2018-06-05 10:02:07 GMT
    Swedish authorities say at least 25 people have been evacuated as a forest fire rages north of Stockholm with dozens of firefighters, army personnel and five helicopters trying to control the blaze.
    Swedish authorities say at least 25 people have been evacuated as a forest fire rages north of Stockholm with dozens of firefighters, army personnel and five helicopters trying to control the blaze.
  • Guatemala volcano death toll up to 69, expected to rise

    Guatemala volcano death toll up to 69, expected to rise

    Monday, June 4 2018 12:08 AM EDT2018-06-04 04:08:38 GMT
    Tuesday, June 5 2018 12:09 AM EDT2018-06-05 04:09:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Luis Soto). Volcan de Fuego, or Volcano of Fire, blows outs a thick cloud of ash, as seen from Alotenango, Guatemala, Sunday, June 3, 2018. One of Central America's most active volcanos erupted in fiery explosions of ash and molten rock Sunda...(AP Photo/Luis Soto). Volcan de Fuego, or Volcano of Fire, blows outs a thick cloud of ash, as seen from Alotenango, Guatemala, Sunday, June 3, 2018. One of Central America's most active volcanos erupted in fiery explosions of ash and molten rock Sunda...
    Rescuers in Guatemala are struggling to reach rural residents cut off by a volcanic eruption that killed at least seven people and injured 20.
    Rescuers in Guatemala are struggling to reach rural residents cut off by a volcanic eruption that killed at least seven people and injured 20.
  • The Latest: Death toll from Guatemala volcano rises to 69

    The Latest: Death toll from Guatemala volcano rises to 69

    Monday, June 4 2018 12:58 AM EDT2018-06-04 04:58:49 GMT
    Monday, June 4 2018 11:01 PM EDT2018-06-05 03:01:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Santiago Billy). Volcan de Fuego, or Volcano of Fire, blows outs a thick cloud of ash, as seen from Alotenango, Guatemala, Sunday, June 3, 2018. One of Central America's most active volcanos erupted in fiery explosions of ash and molten rock ...(AP Photo/Santiago Billy). Volcan de Fuego, or Volcano of Fire, blows outs a thick cloud of ash, as seen from Alotenango, Guatemala, Sunday, June 3, 2018. One of Central America's most active volcanos erupted in fiery explosions of ash and molten rock ...
    Authorities in Guatemala say 18 more people have been confirmed killed by a volcanic eruption, raising the death toll to 25.
    Authorities in Guatemala say 18 more people have been confirmed killed by a volcanic eruption, raising the death toll to 25.
  • Current lava flows are hottest, fastest of latest eruption

    Current lava flows are hottest, fastest of latest eruption

    Wednesday, May 30 2018 9:56 PM EDT2018-05-31 01:56:10 GMT
    Monday, June 4 2018 6:00 PM EDT2018-06-04 22:00:49 GMT
    (U.S. Geological Survey via AP). This May 29, 2018 photo from video provided by the U.S. Geological Survey shows lava from a fissure created fountains to heights of 200 feet at times, near Pahoa, Hawaii.(U.S. Geological Survey via AP). This May 29, 2018 photo from video provided by the U.S. Geological Survey shows lava from a fissure created fountains to heights of 200 feet at times, near Pahoa, Hawaii.
    The hottest and fastest-moving lava of Kilauea volcano's latest eruption spread across new parts of the Big Island Wednesday, forcing officials to order evacuations in two coastal neighborhoods.
    The hottest and fastest-moving lava of Kilauea volcano's latest eruption spread across new parts of the Big Island Wednesday, forcing officials to order evacuations in two coastal neighborhoods.
  • Study estimates higher death toll in Puerto Rico post-Maria

    Study estimates higher death toll in Puerto Rico post-Maria

    Tuesday, May 29 2018 4:05 PM EDT2018-05-29 20:05:22 GMT
    Monday, June 4 2018 10:33 AM EDT2018-06-04 14:33:07 GMT
    Researchers studying the death toll in Puerto Rico during and after Hurricane Maria have come up with a new estimate.
    Researchers studying the death toll in Puerto Rico during and after Hurricane Maria have come up with a new estimate.
  • The Latest: Volcano rescue effort suspended for night

    The Latest: Volcano rescue effort suspended for night

    Sunday, June 3 2018 7:38 PM EDT2018-06-03 23:38:28 GMT
    Monday, June 4 2018 12:20 AM EDT2018-06-04 04:20:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Luis Soto). Volcanic ash covers parked motorcycles, brought by the Fuego Volcano, in Antigua Guatemala, Sunday, June 3, 2018. Volcan del Fuego is one of the most active volcanoes in Central America.(AP Photo/Luis Soto). Volcanic ash covers parked motorcycles, brought by the Fuego Volcano, in Antigua Guatemala, Sunday, June 3, 2018. Volcan del Fuego is one of the most active volcanoes in Central America.
    Authorities in Guatemala say six people have been killed and 20 injured by the eruption of a volcano southwest of the capital.
    Authorities in Guatemala say six people have been killed and 20 injured by the eruption of a volcano southwest of the capital.
  • At least 7 killed, 20 hurt by erupting volcano in Guatemala

    At least 7 killed, 20 hurt by erupting volcano in Guatemala

    Sunday, June 3 2018 7:58 PM EDT2018-06-03 23:58:43 GMT
    Monday, June 4 2018 12:12 AM EDT2018-06-04 04:12:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Luis Soto). City workers sweep volcanic ash brought by the Volcan del Fuego, in Guatemala City, Sunday, June 3, 2018. Volcan del Fuego is one of the most active volcanoes in Central America.(AP Photo/Luis Soto). City workers sweep volcanic ash brought by the Volcan del Fuego, in Guatemala City, Sunday, June 3, 2018. Volcan del Fuego is one of the most active volcanoes in Central America.
    One of Central America's most active volcanos has erupted, sending out fiery explosions of molten rock that killed at least six people and injured 20 while a towering cloud of smoke blanketed villages in heavy ash.
    One of Central America's most active volcanos has erupted, sending out fiery explosions of molten rock that killed at least six people and injured 20 while a towering cloud of smoke blanketed villages in heavy ash.
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