Post-quake fake news drives Albanians outdoors

Albanian police say they have questioned two journalists on suspicion that they provoked panic by reporting that a large earthquake was likely, after an earlier quake injured 105 people and damaged hundreds of buildings

TIRANA, Albania -- Albanian police say they have questioned two journalists on suspicion that they provoked panic by reporting that a large earthquake was likely, after an earlier quake injured 105 people and damaged hundreds of buildings.

Authorities rushed to call for calm, saying the reports were fake.

Saturday afternoon's earthquake, measuring 5.8 according to Albania's Institute of Geosciences, Energy, Water and Environment and 5.6 according to the U.S. Geological Survey and the European-Mediterranean Seismological Center, damaged some 915 buildings.

Elementary and high schools are closed Monday.