Guatemala’s Volcan del Fuego erupted Thursday, causing 33,000 people to evacuate nearby villages, according to the AP.
Predictably, Instagram was flooded with images from Guatemalans who could see the volcanic cloud for miles. (Meanwhile, images slowly trickled out from major news wires…)
- The White House defended rolling back Obama-era transgender protections, with Sean Spicer repeatedly insisting it's a "states' rights issue."
- Recreational marijuana needs "greater enforcement" of federal law, said Spicer, pitting the White House against eight states that legalized its use.
- Beyoncé has pulled out of performing at Coachella, citing doctors' advice about keeping a less rigorous schedule while pregnant 🐝😭
- Indiana police released chilling audio in the case of two teens found dead in the woods: a voice captured on one of their phones saying "down the hill."