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Facebook Suffers Brief Outage Overnight

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Facebook users experienced a social media meltdown Thursday morning after a worldwide outage of the networking site.

The site went down around 3:45 a.m. on the East Coast.

People were unable to access Facebook for about 20 minutes.

The company has already apologized to its users and says they are now back to 100 percent.

Facebook didn't say what caused the outage, but it affected both the website and apps.

The last major outage was back in 2010, when the site went down for two-and-a-half hours.

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