Hackers send fake terror alerts from NBC's Twitter

By the Associated Press | September 9, 2011 | 7:20 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — NBC says hackers briefly took over the NBC News Twitter feed and sent out false reports of a plane attack on the World Trade Center site.

The network calls Friday's hacking "reckless and irresponsible." It says it's working with Twitter to fix the problem.