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#Lava spares family headstone in #Hawaii cemetery

This Oct. 28, 2014, photo provided by the U.S. Geological Survey with the permission of the Sato family, shows the Sato headstone still standing in a sea of black lava in a cemetery in Pahoa, Hawaii. 537 more words


Hawaii volcano lava prompts evacuation concerns

HAWAII (AP) – Dozens of residents in a rural area of Hawaii were placed on alert as flowing lava from an erupting volcano continued to advance. 427 more words


Officials continue to monitor lava as Ana approaches

Big Island officials are monitoring two potential disasters — Tropical Storm Ana and the approaching lava from Kilauea volcano.

“We did our flight this morning.  Very little change since yesterday, other than the flow advanced, the front of the flow advanced another 75-85 yards.  229 more words