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Twitter experiencing outages this afternoon

Twitter, the popular social-networking site, was experiencing outages this afternoon.

Shortly after 2 p.m., users reported error messages when trying to access the site.

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“Most users are experiencing issues accessing Twitter on web and mobile apps. We’re looking into it,” the company said in a statement posted to its blog.

Service appeared to have been restored around 3 p.m.

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