ABC News Twitter account appears to have been hacked

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ABC News and Good Morning America’s Twitter accounts appear to have been hacked this morning.

A series of tweets were sent by the verified accounts around 6:30 a.m. Thursday.

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We’re working to learn more about what happened that caused what appears to have been a hack.

The accounts were still sending out vulgar tweets as of 6:45 a.m., but appeared to stop shortly before 7 a.m.