How to Save a News Story for Later from Notifications Center on iPhone & iPad

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I love getting Notifications from News in my iPhone's Notification Center, but I get new ones so quickly that a story I didn't have time to read right away can get buried. That's why I was excited to find out that I can save these stories for later, so I don't miss out on the news I really want to read. Let's get started learning how this feature works so you can do the same! 

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To save a news story from Notifications to read later:

  • Tap and hold the Notification from the story you'd like to save.
  • Options will appear including Read Story, Save for Later, and Share; tap Save for Later.

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  • When you're ready to read your saved story, open the News app.
  • Tap Browse at the bottom of the display, then scroll down to the bottom.

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  • Tap on Saved Stories.
  • The article you last saved from Notifications will be at the top of your list.

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Leanne Hays is a Feature Web Writer at iPhone Life.  She loves reading and blogging, and is never without a book in her backpack or an audiobook on her phone. Short-term goals include finishing painting her house and starting an aquaponics farm, long-term goals include a bike tour of Italy and writing a novel.