“Breaking: Two Explosions in the White House and Barack Obama is injured,” the AP tweeted.
Politico reports that the verification came during Carney’s daily briefing during which time AP White House correspondent Julie Pace informed him of the apparent hack.
All: The main @ap Twitter account has been hacked, The tweets coming out of there are false. We are working to correct the problem.
— AP Politics (@AP_Politics) April 23, 2013
That is a bogus @ap tweet.