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Fake tweet about bombing of White House sends stocks reeling
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By Pat Cunningham
April 23, 2013 3:20 p.m.



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The story is HERE:

Someone hacked the Associated Press’ Twitter account today, and tweeted that two bombs had just gone off at the White House and the President was injured.

As a result, the Dow Jones plummeted more than 120 points, surely costing someone a good amount of money, while others gained.

The AP immediately put out a correction, informing people that the tweet was false and their account had been hacked....

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