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Facebook and Instagram experience worldwide outages

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Were you not able to log into Facebook Wednesday morning and share your favorite KHQ Local News story? 

We had some troubles ourselves. 

In fact, Facebook users around the world experienced an outage of the social network this morning, and it appears to be continuing.

Users say they haven't been able to use the site, while others say it just isn't functioning right, including elements such a the post box not appearing. 

We tried to attach some photos this morning to our wall and it wouldn't work. It eventually was fixed, but some users say they are still experiencing problems. 

The outage of the network is being tracked by independent site Down Detector, where users continue to report issues.

Facebook says they are aware of the issues with the site, and Instagram, and they are working to get things back to normal as quickly a possible, according to one representative. 

As of this article being published, Down Detector appears to show things are returning to normal. 

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