Volcanic eruption coats Japanese city with ash Sakurajima erupts often, and the Japan Meteorological Agency maintains a warning against people going near the volcano. It is about 6 miles from Kagoshima city in Kagoshima prefecture. Kyodo cited JMA as saying there are no signs of a larger eruption at ... 08/19/2013 - 8:32 am | View Link
Volcanic eruption coats Japanese city with ash TOKYO (AP) — Residents in a southern Japanese city were busy washing ... there are no signs of a larger eruption but similar activity may continue. It was maintaining an earlier warning that people not venture near the volcano itself. 08/19/2013 - 6:10 am | View Link
Volcanic Eruption Coats Japanese City With Ash TOKYO (AP) — Residents in a southern Japanese city were busy washing ash off the streets Monday after a nearby volcano spewed a record-high smoke plume into the sky. Ash wafted as high as 5 kilometers (3 miles) above the Sakurajima volcano in the ... 08/19/2013 - 2:57 am | View Link
Volcanic eruption coats Japanese city with ash People in Kagoshima city wore masks and raincoats and used umbrellas to shield themselves from the ash after the Sakurajima volcano erupted Sunday afternoon. Drivers turned on their headlights, and local media described the ash like driving through snow at ... 08/19/2013 - 1:20 am | View Link
Volcanic eruption coats Japanese city with ash TOKYO (AP) — A volcano has erupted in southwestern Japan and coated a nearby city with a layer of ash. People in Kagoshima city wore masks and raincoats and used umbrellas to shield themselves from the ash after the Sakurajima volcano erupted Sunday ... 08/18/2013 - 11:52 pm | View Link
Global Volcanism Program Seeks better understanding of all volcanoes through documenting their eruptions during the past 10,000 years. A program of the National Museum of Natural History. 11/22/2014 - 2:43 am | View Website
Japan volcano eruption filmed One of Japan's most active volcanoes has erupted, spewing out lava and debris as far as 2kms away. The Sakurajima volcano, near the southern city of ... 11/20/2014 - 1:22 pm | View Website
Earthquakes and Volcanic Eruptions | Infoplease.com Earthquakes and Volcanic Eruptions. Here is information on significant earthquakes and volcanic eruptions going back as early as A.D. 79 and through the present. 11/20/2014 - 5:44 am | View Website
31 people presumed dead on Japanese volcano At least 30 people are presumed dead after rescuers found them showing no signs of life on a Japanese volcano that started erupting a day earlier. 09/28/2014 - 1:09 pm | View Website
More than 30 feared dead in Japan volcano eruption More than 30 hikers were found unconscious and were feared dead after a volcano erupted in central Japan, authorities said. Japanese news agencies reported ... 09/28/2014 - 10:39 am | View Website
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon called for peace in a news conference Monday evening ahead of the grand jury's verdict on whether they will indict police officer Darren Wilson in the August shooting of unarmed teenager Michael Brown."Our shared hope and expectation is that regardless of the decision, people on all sides show tolerance, mutual respect and restraint," Nixon said.
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