10:10 AM Update: Yahoo does not yet work with users who cannot access the Internet or check their emails.
Problems started early this morning, but gremlins still remain hours later.
The company has now confirmed the break by posting on their support page on Twitter, stating: "You may not have access to some of our services, including email. Our main priority right now is to remedy this. Thank you for your patience. "
" We understand how difficult this must be for you. We are working especially hard to fix this. Please keep an eye out for updates. "
ORIGINAL HISTORY: Yahoo this morning is suffering from a serious outage with users who cannot access its website or its popular Yahoo Mail service.
The problems started around 7:30 in the morning, Thousands of fans seem to have been blocked from accessing Yahoo or logging into their mail.
When trying to check the main home page, users are currently confronted with the message "This is sitting out of reach of the IP address of the www server. yahoo.com could not be found. "
Down detector, co while monitoring network outages, it also shows thousands of reports across the UK and the rest of the world.
Problems have been noticed throughout Europe and parts of the United States.
Posting messages in the Down Detector forum, one user said: "There is no Yahoo today, but I've never had one before. Does anyone know what the problem really is? "
While another added," Yahoo Mail does not work on either my iPhone, app or website. "
Yahoo fans have also taken to social media to broadcast their disappointments with a single post from Twitter user: "Anyone know if Yahoo Mail is down? It's not charging for me. "
While another posted:" The whole site is down and I'm getting a "server not found" message for any Yahoo address. How the hell can we use your mail (which I have if there is no site? "
There is currently no word on when the problems will be fixed or how long this huge interruption will last, but we will update this article as we learn more .