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Faster-Moving Hawaii Lava Gushes Into Sea, Spews New Danger

Kilauea: A volcano that is oozing, spewing and exploding on Hawaii's Big Island has gotten more hazardous, sending rivers of molten rock pouring into the ocean.

Cyclists Tried To Scare Cougar But It Attacked, Killing 1

The two mountain bikers did what they were supposed to do when they noticed a cougar tailing them on a trail east of Seattle – but tragedy occurred.

Investigators Probe Cause Of School Bus Crash That Killed 2

Investigators combed through evidence seeking answers to why a school bus carrying 45 fifth-graders and teachers on a field trip collided with a dump truck.

Volcanologists Warn Kilauea Ash Plumes Over Hawaii Will Last Weeks, Dangerous To Aircraft Engines

A daunting plume of blackened ash, like the one that soared more than two miles above Kilauea on Tuesday, hasn't been seen over the nation's most active volcano in nearly a century.

California Building Explosion Investigated As Intentional

Federal and local investigators searched through debris, looking for remnants of a possible explosive device, after a blast at a Southern California medical office building that left a woman dead and three other people injured.

Cleanup Underway A Day After Powerful Storms Pound Northeast

Residents in the Northeast cleaned up Wednesday, a day after powerful storms pounded the region with torrential rain and marble-sized hail, leaving at least four people dead.

Salmonella Sickens Nearly Three Dozen People Amid Recall Of More Than 200 Million Eggs

A salmonella outbreak that led to a recall of nearly 207 million eggs has now sickened nearly three dozen people in states along the East Coast.

Ebola Vaccines To Be Shipped To Congo, WHO Chief Says

Ebola vaccines will be shipped as quickly as possible to Congo as the number of suspected cases in the latest outbreak grows.

A Tropical Disturbance Is Drenching South Florida. Will It Get Worse?

Hurricane season doesn't officially start until June 1, but the National Hurricane Center is already eyeing a disturbance in the Gulf of Mexico.

NASA Satellites Track Harmful Sulfur Dioxide From The Mt. Kilauea Eruption

If you have not been paying attention, the Kilauea volcano erupted in the past week, causing evacuations, earthquakes, lava flows, and emissions of sulfur dioxide.