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Chicago Tribune twitter feed hacked

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CHICAGO (Sun-Times Media Wire) -

An official twitter feed of the Chicago Tribune was hacked Monday morning.

The @ColonelTribune twitter feed was "compromised," according to a tweet sent out a few minutes after two inappropriate tweets were issued from the account.

"Many apologies, friends. I was hacked and now I am back," @ColonelTribune tweeted about 7:30 a.m. Monday.

A spokesperson for the Chicago Tribune did not immediately respond to a call for comment.

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