OK, to be fair they did have 5 people writing that story and went through the trouble of getting real quotes from people who know what they are talking about, however they have no mention of the magic earthquake predicting dog.
UPDATE: looks like The Times launched their breaking news blog to cover the qauke. They kicked it off with a post at 2:13 PM which has already gotten 135 comments. WTF is that all about? They are then taking those comments, and making posts out of them.