A slow-moving flood of lava destroyed hundreds of homes in the southeast area of Big Island, turning what had been a scenic bay dotted with beach homes, lush greens and turquoise waters, into a dark slab of steam and lava . "It's a necessary evil". Lava flows have knocked out telephone and power lines, causing widespread communication outages, and forced the shutdown of a geothermal energy plant that normally provides about a quarter of the island's electricity.
You will recall the now-famous June 2016 meeting at Trump Tower - organized by Donald Trump Jr. and attended by Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort and Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner - for the objective of obtaining damaging information about Hillary Clinton from a Russian lawyer, Natalia Veselnitskaya, who has close ties to the Kremlin.
The lava pushed into beach lots in Kapoho, which has about 350 homes and Vacationland, which has about 150. Lava has been fountaining from that fissure hundreds of feet into the air and volcanologists aren't sure when it will stop. Kim and Okabe live in Hilo, the county's seat, which is more than an hour drive from the Kapoho area. "He was very depressed", Okabe said of how Kim felt about losing his vacation home.
The Miss America competition will no longer have a swimsuit competition in an effort to be more inclusive . Carlson, who was crowned Miss America in 1989, said she's been approached by many women who've wanted to participate in the event but didn't want to strut across a stage in high heels and a swimsuit .
South Korean President Moon Jae-in shakes hands with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un during their summit at the truce village of Panmunjom, North Korea , May 27, 2018. "In return, the USA seems to be offering to accept more of the North's demands such as declaring an end to the Korean War and taking a step-by-step approach in the denuclearization process", he said.
Menendez's weak showing will give Republicans some optimism of flipping the seat in their effort to hold onto control of the Senate . There is another kind of drama playing out in other states. Perhaps the most competitive and high-profile race is the race for Governor of Iowa. Will it make a difference? The state's primary system offered potential nightmare scenarios for both parties.