Here is a compilation of some of the best tweets to come out of the trending #facebookdown on Twitter this morning.
FACEBOOK appears to be suffering major technical problems, with users reporting being unable to post or in some cases log-in. There were also reports of Instagram (popular multimedia content sharing app) going down.
Down Detector says Facebook has been having issues since 11:20 p.m. eastern time on Friday according to a tweet. Most of the issues appear to be affecting users in the northeastern United States and the Midwest. Do Instagram and Facebook load for you?
Facebook has not said what is causing the issues or when users can expect the problems to be fixed.
Ex-PM of Thailand flees ahead of verdict
The trial is now due to resume September 27, and if Yingluck fails to appear, she is likely to be convicted in absentia. Former Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra fled the country ahead of a court verdict over a rice subsidy scheme.
Amazon plans to expand the number of Whole Foods stores beyond the 470 it has in the USA and United Kingdom , it said . The companies intend to lower prices by "inventing" in the areas of merchandising and logistics, they added.
The Marine Corps announced Friday it had recovered the bodies of three Marines killed in that crash. Five U.S. service members onboard the aircraft were rescued after the crash and one remains missing.
Following Thursday night's release of Look What You Made Me Do , Taylor Swift revealed the drop date for the song's music video. Look What You Made Me Do is now dominating the charts worldwide, sitting comfortably at number 1 in over 70 countries.
Wednesday's jackpot was the second largest lottery prize in USA history, according to the Massachusetts Lottery. The newly crowned lottery victor said she plays often - mostly scratch offs - and bought the tickets for luck.
Carnival Cruise Lines officials said their Freedom and Valor ships both were at sea a safe distance away from the storm. Katrina Arredondo was scheduled to be a passenger on the next Carnival Freedom trip.
Areas inhabited by Shia Muslims have repeatedly been hit by terror attacks in the past year, carried out by Isis and the Taliban. Police spokesperson Mohammed Jamil told AP that the gunmen are still inside the mosque in a northern neighbourhood of Kabul .
Texas Republicans remain convinced that voter ID restrictions are essential to preserving the integrity of the state's elections. The original law, Senate Bill 14 , had required would-be voters to present one of seven forms of photo identification.
Meanwhile, Iraqi Foreign Minister Ibrahim al-Jaafari said the campaign against the militant group in Tal Afar would end soon. The jihadist group has lost much of the territory it controlled and thousands of its fighters have been killed.
By contrast, the final report cautions that "market designs may be inadequate" to keep "traditional" power generation online. The report argues that even natural gas-fired generators, which rely on pipelines to receive fuel, may be less resilient.
Below them is where you'll find the LED daytime running lights, which also double as indicators when you use the turn signals. The tail lamps of the T-Roc are reminiscent of those on the Tiguan, but the rear bumper is more aggressively designed.
Qatar Restores Iran Ties
Mediation attempts led by countries such as Kuwait and the USA have so far failed to make headway toward settling the crisis . Since the diplomatic dispute with Arab nations began in June, Iran has sent food shipments to Qatar.
AFC Bournemouth vs Manchester City English Premier League
Silva played a sublime return pass that carved open the home defence for Jesus to toe-poke past Asmir Begovic on 21 minutes. City had more than 70% possession in the match, and Guardiola was happy his team came away with all three points.
Nick Viall and Vanessa Grimaldi not the 'best match'
The couple was most recently seen at the " Bachelor in Paradise " wedding of Carly Waddell and Evan Bass. Added another, "It seemed like from the start, he just did Bachelor to get on Dancing With the Stars ".
Foods That Will Be Cheaper At Whole Foods Starting On Monday
Now, with Amazon's backing, the chain stands to become a formidable competitor in what's shaping up to be a grocery-industry war. To pull this off, Amazon and Whole Foods will first need to integrate their logistics and point-of-sale systems.
Thai SC issues arrest warrant against ex-PM
Thailand's junta chief on Friday ordered border checkpoints to be beefed-up after Shinawatra failed to turn up at the court. Ms Shinawatra pleaded innocent and denounced the charges against her as politically motivated.
Trudeau in Montreal to discuss asylum seekers
With the current cycle of TPS in the United States for undocumented Haitians set to end in January 2018, Brooklyn Councilman Dr. He crossed onto Canadian territory, and police told him to remove his backpack as they patted him down for weapons.
Dutch police arrest suspect in concert terror plot
The four-piece band, from Los Angeles, had been escorted from the concert hall by police wearing bullet-proof vests. As of Thursday morning, police said the man was still detained and will be questioned when he is sober.
LeBron James Spoke With Koby Altman After Kyrie Irving Trade
As it turns out, the Bulls may have been better off waiting out the market in order to get proper value for their star player. If anyone knows how Cleveland fans can get when one of their beloved sports stars bolts town, it's LeBron James .