Big Island

This Thursday, May 17, 2018 image provided by the U.S. Geological Survey shows a view of the ash plume resulting from an early morning explosion at Kilauea Volcano, in Hawaii.
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May 17, 2018 - 12:55 pm
HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii's Kilauea volcano erupted from its summit before dawn Thursday, shooting a dusty plume of ash about 30,000 feet (9,100 meters) into the sky. The explosion came at about 6 a.m. after two weeks of volcanic activity and the opening of more than a dozen fissures east of the...
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In this May 5, 2018, file photo, lava burns across a road in the Leilani Estates subdivision near Pahoa, Hawaii. The lava hisses, crackles and pops. It roars like an engine as it sloshes and bubbles.
(AP Photo/Caleb Jones, File)
May 14, 2018 - 10:11 am
PAHOA, Hawaii (AP) — A new volcanic fissure on Hawaii's Big Island sent gases and lava exploding into the air, prompting officials to issue calls for more evacuations as residents awaited a possible major eruption at Kilauea volcano's summit . Hawaii County Civil Defense issued an emergency...
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