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Lava's In The Air: Couple Tie The Knot In Front Of Erupting Volcano

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A couple decided to get married in the Philippines despite being in front of an explosive backdrop just 10 kilometres away.

National

National

Australian Dad Paul Browitt Identified As 18th Victim Of White Island Volcano Tragedy

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Melbourne father Paul Browitt has been identified as the 18th victim of the White Island volcano eruption after he died in hospital on Sunday night.

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WATCH: Thousands Flee As Volcano Near Tourist Haven Spews Smoke And Ash

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A small volcano popular with tourists erupted with a massive plume of ash and steam on Sunday, prompting thousands of people to flee.

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National

Triple Funeral for Family Killed In White Island Volcano As Son Watches From Hospital

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Three members of a Sydney family killed in the White Island volcano tragedy in New Zealand have been farewelled at an emotional memorial service on Monday.

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World

Search For Remaining Two White Island Victims Suspended

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The search for Sydney teenager Winona Langford and New Zealand tour guide Hayden Marshall-Inman, both believed to have been killed in the White Island eruption, has been suspended just one day before Christmas.

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Scott Morrison 'Deeply Regrets Offence' Over Family Holiday, Will Return To Sydney ASAP

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Prime Minister Scott Morrison has announced he is returning from leave with his family to deal with the bushfire crisis.

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News

Sydney Teen Winona Langford Still Missing After NZ Volcano Blast

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Winona Langford, 17, is one of two people still missing eight days after the devastating volcano eruption in New Zealand.

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World

Cruise Passengers 'Relieved' To Be Home One Week After NZ Volcano Tragedy

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As the Ovation of the Seas cruise ship returned to Sydney on Monday morning, Australians and New Zealanders affected by the White Island volcano tragedy have paused to share one minute's silence for the victims.

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World

White Island Volcano Victim Dies In Sydney Hospital

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Another Australian has died in hospital following the White Island volcano disaster.

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Updated

Death Toll From NZ Volcano Eruption Rises Amid Challenging Recovery Efforts

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The official death toll from the volcanic eruption on White Island has risen to 15, according to New Zealand police, as divers continue to search for the bodies of two remaining victims.

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Updated

Six Bodies Found On White Island In Risky Recovery Mission

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New Zealand Police have confirmed six bodies have been recovered from White Island.

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World

Eerie Footage Shows Tourists On White Island Moments Before Fatal Eruption

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A tourist who had just left White Island when the volcano blew has shared footage of moments before and immediately after the deadly disaster.

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World

New Zealand Imports Enough Skin To Cover Nearly 200 People

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New Zealand has ordered 393 square metres of skin to treat patients injured in the volcanic eruption on White Island.

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Updated

White Island Body Recovery Planned For Friday: NZ Police

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New Zealand Police have confirmed plans to recover bodies from White Island are being finalised.

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World

Three More Australians Identified In NZ Volcano Tragedy

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Three more Australians have been identified following the volcanic eruption in New Zealand on Monday.

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Exclusive

Tourist Cheats Death On NZ Volcano By 10 Minutes

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An American tourist who was having the time of his life with his family as they explored New Zealand’s White Island, has spoken of how he tried to help some of the severely burnt victims as chaos unfolded around him.

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World

Just Minutes After The Eruption Screams Of Pain Rang Out

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WARNING: GRAPHIC DETAILS.

Michael Lueck

Michael Lueck

Why Were Tourists Allowed On White Island?

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The official death toll remains at six, and eight people are still missing, presumed to have died in Monday's volcanic eruption at Whakaari/White Island.

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World

Paramedic Says NZ Volcano Scene Reminded Him Of Chernobyl

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A New Zealand paramedic who was called to White Island after the volcano erupted on Monday said the scene reminded him of the Chernobyl disaster and he and his colleagues failed to find any survivors. 

World

World

Injured Australians To Be Flown Home From New Zealand

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The Australians injured in the New Zealand volcano tragedy are being flown home to receive medical treatment, Prime Minister Scott Morrison has confirmed.

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World

Tours Continued Despite Warning Just Weeks Before White Island Eruption

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The warning level for New Zealand's White Island Volcano was increased just weeks before Monday's eruption but that wasn't enough for tour operators to cancel their trips, experts say. 

Shane Cronin

Shane Cronin

Why White Island Erupted And Why There Was No Warning

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Five people have been confirmed dead, 31 remain in hospital with injuries and eight are still missing after sudden volcanic eruptions on Whakaari/White Island off the east coast of New Zealand.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Girl, 12, Arrested Over 'Death List' Of Students

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All the news you need to know this Tuesday.

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World

Thousands Raised For Family Of White Island Volcano Tragedy Victim

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A fundraiser to help the family of White Island volcano victim Hayden Marshall-Inman travel to New Zealand has raised more than $6,000.

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World

At Least Five Dead After Devastating Volcano Eruption

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New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said emergency services are now operating a recovery mission, not a rescue mission for those still missing after the White Island volcano eruption on Monday.

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World

Tourists Filmed Fleeing To Safety As New Zealand Volcano Erupts

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Harrowing footage has captured the moment New Zealand's most active volcano erupted while tourists fled from White Island on Monday afternoon.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Melbourne Man Cops Parking Fine 32 Minutes Before Ticket Expires

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All the news you need to know this Thursday.

World

World

Erupting Sicilian Volcano Hit By More Earthquakes

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Mt Etna, Europe's highest and most active volcano, has triggered a 4.8 magnitude earthquake.

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World

'Vesuvius-Style' Supervolcano Eruption Could Destroy Naples

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The volcanic area of Campi Flegrei near Naples is showing "signs of unrest", prompting fears it could soon erupt.

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World

Scientists Know Which Year Was The Worst To Be Alive -- And It's Pretty Dark

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Perpetual darkness, famine, plagues and a crumbling economy have led historians to believe it was the worst time to be alive -- and now scientists know why.

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World

Volcano Erupts In Tsunami-Ravaged Sulawesi

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Time is fast running out for rescuers to find survivors on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi.

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World

Earthquake Hits Guatemala As Search For Volcano Victims Ends

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Disaster officials say the quake did not cause any damage.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

Trump's Russia Comments, Guatemala Earthquake And Serena Withdraws

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All the news you need to know this Tuesday morning.

World

World

Devastating Footage Shows Deadly Ash Cloud Over Guatemala

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Death toll continues to climbs after a violent eruption from Guatemala's Fuego volcano.

Brekky Wrap

Brekky Wrap

VIC Police Fake 250K Breath Tests And One Nation In Crisis

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All the news you need to know this Thursday morning.

World

World

The Most Incredible Pictures From Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano

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Hawaii's Kilauea volcano has seen its most violent eruption in a century -- here are the most amazing images from the month of May.

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World

Don't Roast Marshmallows Over Hawaii's Volcano, USGS Warns

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One person's river of molten lava is another person's snacking opportunity.

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World

Hawaii Volcano Eruption: 'Eerie' Blue Flames Burn Near Homes

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Scientists have snapped "eerie" blue fire burning on the streets of Hawaii's Big Island.

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World

Hawaii Volcano: Fresh Fears As Lava Heads Towards Power Plant

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Almost 230,000 litres of pentane gas have been removed from the plant.

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News

Hawaii Volcano: First Reports Of Serious Injury

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Residents have been told to evacuate immediately

World

World

Hawaii On 'Code Red' With Major Eruption 'Imminent'

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Officials are warning of a 'worst-case scenario' if evacuation roads become blocked by lava.

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World

Hawaii Volcano Explosions: US 'Lava Chaser' Films Epic Volcano Explosions

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Experts are warning the volcano could produce refrigerator sized boulders.

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World

Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano Sparks More Evacuations

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Lava has reportedly piled as high as a four-story building.