It appears CNN's Twitter feed was briefly hacked this evening by the Syrian Electronic Army, a frequent hijacker of Western news feeds. A series of posts around 6 p.m. Eastern criticized the CIA as backers of Al-Qaeda and dismissed the network's coverage of the Syrian civil war as "fake."
Syrian Electronic Army
UPDATE: As of Wednesday morning, the Times' site appeared to be back to normal for many users, and spokeswoman Eileen Murphy told Politico that the issue is "close to being resolved." At 11:29 a.m.