New Zealand authorities say conditions on White Island continue to prevent efforts to send search crews to recover the bodies of those killed in Monday's volcanic eruption. Seismologists with New Zealand's GeoNet seismic monitoring agency said Wednesday there remains a 40-to-60 percent chance of another major eruption within the next 24 hours.  Poisonous gas continues to vent out of the volcano's crater and the island is covered in acidic ash.  Six people are now confirmed dead, with nine people now reported missing and at least 31 injured.  Health officials say at least 27...

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