Italy Quake Adds to Renzi Challenges as Death Toll at Least 120

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  • Premier already faces weak economy, high debt, political risk
  • Collapsed buildings, relief efforts in Amatrice, other towns

Italy Earthquake Reduces Towns to Rubble

A powerful earthquake hit central Italy in the middle of the night, killing at least 120 people, in the latest challenge to Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi as he tries to speed up the country’s economy and overhaul its political system.

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