| Jul 17, 2013
| 5:16 PM
A culinary tradition returned to Elkhart on Wednesday.
Over 100 people lined up in the parking lot of the Easy Shopping Center to get the famous Italian sausage sandwich from Volcano Pizza.
The tradition started about 30 years ago when the shop sold...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 5:08 PM
LITTLE BAY, Montserrat — This tiny Caribbean island made headlines twice in its history. Once in 1979, when former Beatles record producer George Martin built a famous recording studio here, and a second time when the island's dormant volcano...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 7:08 AM
A massive earthquake rattles a town, triggering fiery eruptions in nearby volcanoes.
It sounds like the plot of a disaster movie, but it has actually happened: Journeying in Chile when an 8.5 magnitude temblor struck in 1835, Charles Darwin reported...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 4:58 PM
The continuing eruption of Pavlof Volcano in the Aleutian Islands is complicating flight operations for some air carriers serving communities along the chain, airline officials say Tuesday.
In a Tuesday update on Pavlof’s eruption, the Alaska...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 7:30 AM
When I lived in the Northwest 15 years ago, I loved to go mountain biking on the trails around devastated Mt. St. Helens, which blew its top in 1980. More than 50 died.
Cyclists who’d like to see how St. Helens has changed -- and mellowed -- in the...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 4:30 PM
| May 28, 2013
| 5:00 AM
"James Turrell: A Retrospective" is a bit like a dinner party at which the guest of honor is absent. Family members and friends are there, plus lots of conversation about the one who's missing. But the primary impetus for the get-together couldn't make...
| May 25, 2013
| 3:34 PM
SANTA CRUZ DE TENERIFE, Canary Islands — These islands are Europe's Florida: a subtropical climate, sandy beaches edged with palms, even theme parks as large as those in the United States.
Yet, many Americans don't have a clue where these seven...
| May 20, 2013
| 4:24 PM
An Alaska volcano eruption is prompting regional airlines to cancel flights to nearby communities, including a town that reported traces of fallen ash.
The Alaska Volcano Observatory says Pavlof Volcano has released ash plumes as high as 22,000 feet....
| May 19, 2013
| 3:27 PM
A remote Alaska volcano continues to erupt steam, lava, and ash.
Officials at the Alaska Volcano Observatory say Pavlof came back to life on May 13 and it continues to spew lava and send massive ash plumes more than 20-thousand feet into the sky....
| May 17, 2013
| 9:45 AM
A remote Alaska volcano continues to erupt, spewing lava and ash clouds.
The Alaska Volcano Observatory said Thursday a continuous cloud of ash, steam and gas from Pavlof Volcano has been seen 20,000 feet above sea level. The cloud was moving to the...