Spain: Cumbre Vieja volcano erupts for first time in 40 years shooting streams of lava towards villages

A volcano has erupted on the island of La Palma, in Spain’s Canary Islands, sending lava shooting into the air and streaming towards nearby villages in the south of the island, as the authorities began evacuations. The eruption began at 3:15pm on Sunday in the Cumbre Vieja national park, the government said. Cumbre Vieja is […]