Latest News Wires More seismic activity keeps recovery effort at Japanese volcano on hold

At least 36 people reportedly have been killed by Saturday's surprise eruption of Mt. Ontake. Current conditions on the mountain are too dangerous for recovery of two dozen victims.

By , Associated Press

Kyodo News/AP

Increased seismic activity raised concern Tuesday about the possibility of another eruption at a Japanese volcano where 36 people were killed, forcing rescuers to suspend plans to try to recover at least two dozen bodies still near the summit.