New zealand volcano
Probes into New Zealand volcano tragedy to take months, carry criminal penalties
The official death toll from the surprise eruption on White Island, also known by its Maori name of Whakaari, stands at 16.
Anne Tolley, the local member of parliament, said the town was shattered by the disaster and its thoughts were with the victims, but hoped that tours would one day restart.110 days ago
Police said some 50 people were visiting White Island when it exploded in the early afternoon -- hurling ash and rock high into the air.116 days ago