Facebook News Feed goes blank, not showing new stories

The Facebook News Feed has gone blank and did not show any new stories. The problem occured around 4pm Sunday, April 27, 2014 (PHL time).

blank facebook news feed

It's supposed to show updates from our friends and people and Pages we follow, but there's nothing there.

Facebook says try to refresh the page to find out if the problem persists.

If it's still blank, users can report it by following the instructions on this help page.

Update: New stories appeared in the News Feed again after an hour.