Mayon volcano on the island of Luzon is erupting again, and further buildup signals more to come. Almost 50,000 people on the volcano’s flanks were evacuated Feb. 24.
A series of bus bombs, all on Super Five Express buses, killed 41 people Feb. 26 in the southern Philippines. The bombs are believed to have been placed by separatist rebels in Lanao del Norte province. Those rebels destroyed a Super Five Express bus in January. Consider avoiding this company’s buses.