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Demand erupts for La Palma wine that shares name with volcano

Dec 20 2021

LA PALMA, Spain Sales of a red wine that shares its name with the Cumbre Vieja volcano on Spain's La Palma have soared since the eruption began three months ago, providing an unexpected windfall for the Bodegas Teneguia vineyard. | Video

Cautious clean-up on La Palma as hopes rise for end to volcano eruption

Dec 16 2021

LA PALMA, Spain (Reuters) -Authorities on Spain's La Palma island allowed evacuated residents to return to clear their ash-covered houses on Thursday as scientists suggested solidifying lava vents beneath the Cumbre Vieja volcano could herald an end to the three-month eruption.

Eight migrants found dead in boat near Spain's Canary Islands

Nov 14 2021

ARGUINEGUIN, Spain Spanish coastguards found the bodies of eight African migrants in a boat which was drifting in the sea off Spain's Gran Canaria island on Sunday, the Canary Islands government said.

La Palma observatory gets smart to fight the dust

Nov 01 2021

LA PALMA, Spain Viewed from La Palma's highest point where enormous telescopes dot the rocky landscape, the Cumbre Vieja volcano looks like a distant puff of smoke breaking through a blanket of white cloud to create a sense of serene isolation. | Video

Lava flow thickens on La Palma after volcanic crater collapses

Oct 04 2021

LA PALMA, Spain A river of red-hot lava gushing from the Cumbre Vieja volcano on Spain's La Palma thickened on Monday, after the north side of the crater collapsed the previous night causing spectacular explosions, but authorities ruled out further evacuations.

La Palma residents grapple with devastation wrought by volcano

Oct 01 2021

LA PALMA, Spain (Reuters) -Residents of Spain's La Palma were struggling on Thursday to come to terms with the devastation wrought by the Cumbre Vieja volcano, which has been ejecting a destructive cocktail of ash, smoke and lava for more than 10 days. | Video

Air quality stable in La Palma as lava pyramid rises from sea

Sep 30 2021

LA PALMA, Spain A pyramid of steaming black rock emerged from the Atlantic Ocean off Spain's La Palma on Wednesday as lava from the Cumbre Vieja volcano crashed into the sea, sending up plumes of white steam. | Video

'All we can do is cry' - La Palma volcano leaves trail of devastation

Sep 23 2021

LA PALMA, Spain (Reuters) -Lava flowed from an erupting volcano on the Spanish island of La Palma for a fourth day on Wednesday, forcing more people to evacuate their homes and blanketing towns in ash, while residents struggled to come to terms with the destruction. | Video

Families race to salvage belongings as lava from La Palma volcano nears homes

Sep 22 2021

LOS LLANOS DE ARIDANE, Spain (Reuters) -Families rushed to retrieve belongings from their homes and escape the advancing lava on Tuesday, as sirens sounded and helicopters flew overhead in air filled with smoke from an erupting volcano on the Spanish island of La Palma. | Video

Canaries volcano streams slow down, homes destroyed, thousands flee

Sep 20 2021

LA PALMA, Spain (Reuters) -Lava flowing from Spain's Canary Islands' first volcanic eruption in 50 years has forced the evacuation of 5,500 people and destroyed around 100 houses but the streams were advancing slower than originally predicted, authorities said on Monday. | Video

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