Philippine Volcano Trembles More, Spews Lava Half-Mile High

More than 38,000 people have been evacuated from the region 40 miles south of Manila.

  • Published 14 January 2020

TAGAYTAY, Philippines (AP) — 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. Government work was suspended and schools were closed in a number of towns and cities, including Manila, because of health risks from the ash. Hundreds of flights were canceled or delayed, affecting tens of… Read at AP News