disaster

Taal Volcano
Aaron Favila/AP
AP News
January 14, 2020 - 6:46 am
A volcano near the Philippine capital spewed lava into the sky and trembled constantly Tuesday, possibly portending a bigger and more dangerous eruption, as tens of thousands of people fled villages darkened and blanketed by heavy ash. Read more here.
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Aftermath of Philippines volcanic eruption
Aaron Favila/AP
AP News
January 13, 2020 - 9:46 am
Red-hot lava gushed out of a volcano near the Philippine capital on Monday, as tens of thousands of people fled the area through heavy ash and frightening tremors. Experts warned that the eruption could get worse and plans were being made to evacuate hundreds of thousands more. Read more here.
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Singer Pink says she's donating $500,000 to help fight the deadly wildfires that have devastated parts of Australia.
John Salangsang/Invision/AP, File
AP News
January 04, 2020 - 1:35 pm
American pop singer Pink says she is donating $500,000 to help fight the deadly wildfires that have devastated parts of Australia. Read more here.
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A woman wades through flood water in Jakarta, Indonesia, Saturday.
Dita Alangkara/AP Photo
AP News
January 04, 2020 - 12:08 pm
Landslides and floods triggered by torrential downpours have left at least 60 people dead in and around Indonesia's capital, as rescuers struggled to search for people apparently buried under tons of mud, officials said Saturday. Read more here.
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Camden County has accepted a donated trailer that may help to keep evacuees and their pets together in a natural disaster.
Mike DeNardo/KYW Newsradio
Mike DeNardo
November 05, 2018 - 4:40 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Camden County has accepted a donated trailer that may help to keep evacuees and their pets together in a natural disaster. The $24,000 trailer carries crates, carriers and collars for 65 pets. The idea is to use this AKC Pet Disaster Relief Trailer alongside shelters...
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In this Oct. 5, 2017 file photo, a Puerto Rican national flag is mounted on debris of a damaged home in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria in the seaside slum La Perla, San Juan, Puerto Rico.
AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa
August 28, 2018 - 1:15 pm
By Danica Coto, Associated Press SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — An estimated 2,975 people died in the six months after Hurricane Maria as a result of the storm, with the elderly and impoverished most affected, according to a long-awaited independent study ordered by the U.S. territory's government...
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The Volcan de Fuego, or Volcano of Fire, spews hot molten rock from its crater in Alotenango, Guatemala.
AP Photo/Luis Soto
June 04, 2018 - 7:23 am
EL RODEO, Guatemala (AP) — Rescuers pulled survivors and bodies from the charred aftermath of the powerful eruption of Guatemala's Volcano of Fire, as the death toll rose to 65 on Monday and was expected to go higher from a disaster that caught residents of remote mountain hamlets off guard, with...
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