Indonesian volcano erupts; 16 die after evacuees allowed home

Posted: February 2, 2014 at 2:29 a.m.

An Indonesian volcano that has been rumbling for months erupted Saturday, killing 16 people just a day after authorities allowed thousands of villagers who had been evacuated to return to its slopes, saying that activity was decreasing, officials said.

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