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Facebook temporarily reactivates profiles of several hundred drag queens whose accounts were recently deactivated over legal name policy - @ABC7

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markets

More: Facebook among top decliners on S&P 500; TripAdvisor drops 4.1%, Netflix declined 4% - @CNBC

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Facebook

Facebook testing feature that lets people schedule the deletion of posts in advance with handful of users - @TheNextWeb

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Facebook

Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg says WhatsApp could reach 3 billion users, would remain independent service - @WSJ

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Al-Shabab leader killed by US drone strike, Sept. 2014

Editor's note: A Somali government spokesman says a Facebook page attributed to Prime Minister Hassan Sheikh Mohamud in a Reuters report was not official, and the government there has not yet commented on whether Islamist militant leader Ahmed Godane was killed in a US airstrike earlier this week. - Tricia

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Al-Shabab leader killed by US drone strike, Sept. 2014

Editor's note: Somali prime minister Hassan Sheikh Mohamud has said in a Facebook post that Islamist militant leader Ahmed Godane was killed in a US airstrike earlier this week. We are looking for more confirmation from US officials. - Tricia

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Facebook

Facebook: 'Earlier today we encountered an error while making an infrastructure configuration change that briefly made it difficult for people to access Facebook'; apologizes for inconvenience and says it will investigate issue - statement

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Facebook

Update: Facebook service returns after outage lasting about 20 minutes - @TechCrunch

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Facebook

RT @MekahloNBCLA: #Breaking Update: #Facebook appears to back up and running. Waiting on details on the outage. @NBCLA - @NBCLA

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Facebook

You heard it on Twitter: Yes, Facebook is down. #breaking #DontPanic - @denverpost

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Facebook

Facebook down on web and mobile in several parts of the world - @TechCrunch

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Chehalis, WA, US

#BREAKING: Small plane crashed in Chehalis parking lot. PHOTOS from Facebook: http://t.co/1g5xKp5fcH - @KING5Seattle

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Facebook

#BREAKING: Hollywood legend Lauren Bacall dies at 89. The Humphrey Bogart Estate announced her death on Facebook and Twitter. - @CityNews

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Facebook

Facebook spokesperson: 'Earlier this morning, some people had trouble accessing Facebook for a short time. We quickly investigated and have fully restored service for everyone. We're sorry for the inconvenience' - statement via @NBCNews

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Facebook

Are you "in?" There are reports (in our newsroom) of people who can post on Facebook and those who can't. #BreakingFacebookOutageNews - @DenverChannel

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Facebook

Facebook says it is currently experiencing issue affecting API, web surfaces; 'Our engineers detected the issue quickly and are working to resolve it ASAP. We'll update shortly' - developers portal

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Facebook

Editor's note: Facebook appears to be down for many users, and we will update once the company makes a statement on the issue. - Stephanie

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Facebook

#BREAKING: Facebook has apparently gone down. Users going to the site found this message posted as of 9:15 a.m. http://t.co/I9OzsgnWfA - @KTLA

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Facebook

Facebook launches Internet.org mobile app in Zambia aimed at providing free basic Internet services - @facebook

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Nigeria

Nigerian security forces arrest suspected Facebook fraudster accused of stealing nearly $6 million from people who thought they were paying fees to apply for government jobs - @AP

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