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2 hrs ago | Reuters

Volcanic eruption in Papua New Guinea causes flight diversions

Monut Tavurvu's volcanic eruption in Papua New Guinea causes flight diversions as smoke and ash spew high over the South Pacific island nation.

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6 hrs ago | Journalgazette.net

NYPD probed for 2nd restraint-related death

The medical examiner's office cited 'physical restrain by police' as a factor in the July 13 death of Ronald Singleton, who went into cardiac arrest in an ambulance and died on the way to a hospital.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

USA Today

Sneak peek: Pixar's 'Lava'

Because we're in the mood to deliver adorable news today , we encourage you to watch this newly released teaser from Pixar's latest digital short, Lava .

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Iceland Review

White Steam Rising from Eruption Site

A fissure eruption began in Holuhraun, north of VatnajA kull glacier, just after midnight.

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Scientific American

Icelandic Volcano Erupts

Iceland's Brarbunga volcano erupted just after midnight local time on August 29, sending small lava fountains into the air north of the ice cap that covers the main caldera.

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WHDH

Icelandic officials say eruption near Bardarbunga

Icelandic authorities briefly raised the aviation warning code to red Friday after a small fissure eruption near Bardarbunga volcano, but no volcanic ash has been detected by the radar system.

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Insurance Journal West

Iceland Puts Airlines on High Alert after Volcanic Eruption

The Icelandic Met Office raised the alert over the site to red and flights have been banned below 5,000 feet, air traffic controller Isavia said today in a statement.

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Forbes.com

Small Volcanic Eruption Spotted In Iceland, Air Traffic Unaffected So Far

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Suria

Volcano erupts in PNG, spewing ash and...

A volcano erupted Friday in eastern Papua New Guinea, spewing rocks and ash into the air, forcing the evacuation of local communities and flights to be re-routed, officials and reports said.

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International Business Times

Underground Eruption of A Volcano Noticed As Powerful Earthquakes Rock Iceland

A crack runs across the road following an earthquake in Saintsbury, California August 24, 2014.

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Live Science

Lava Erupts at Iceland Volcano

Lava is streaming from an eruption north of Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano, the Icelandic Met Office has confirmed.

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NEWS.com.au

PNG volcano Tavurvur erupts

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RTE.ie

New signs of eruption at volcano in Iceland

Teams monitoring Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano have found evidence of a possible underground eruption as powerful earthquakes continue to shake the area, Icelandic authorities said this afternoon.

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Iceland Review

Intrusive Dike Close to Surface, Depression Forms

Land north of DyngjujA kull, an outlet glacier on VatnajA kull's northern border, has sunk, which indicates that the intrusive dike leading from the BA rA arbunga caldera and north towards the Askja volcanic system lies closer to the surface than earlier believed.

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Vancouver Sun

Earthquakes rock Iceland volcano with some 500 since midnight

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Evening Sun

Germany readies volcano outbreak measures

Germany has put a specialized aircraft and a network of laser measuring stations on stand-by in case Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano erupts.

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National Geographic

Iceland's Seabird Colonies Are Vanishing, With "Massive" Chick Deaths

Iceland is home to the world's largest Atlantic puffin colony, but the birds' breeding has been a "total failure" since 2005.

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Iceland Review

Possible Eruption: Where Will the Flood Go?

Four calderas have formed in Vatnajokull glacier east-southeast of Bar arbunga volcano.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Russia Taday

Sub-glacial eruption of Iceland's volcano forms row of 'cauldrons'

A warning sign blocks the road to Bardarbunga volcano, some 20 kilometres away, in the north-west region of the Vatnajokull glacier August 19, 2014.

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Daily Kos

B r arbunga: BREAKING: Sigkatlar - Visual Confirmation Of Potential Subglacial Eruption

This will be short, and I will update it soon. The research airplane TF-SIF has sighted two sigkatlar over BA rA arbunga, the characteristic depression in the ice sheet caused by the extensive melt of inflowing magma into the glacier.

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