How to Save a News Story for Later from Notifications Center on the 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 don'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! 

Related: How to Get Breaking News Notifications from the Apple News App

How to Save a News Story for Later from Notifications Center

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

    select the notification for the story you want to save
  3. When you're ready to read your saved story, open the News app.
  4. Tap Following on the bottom right corner.
  5. Tap on Saved Stories.

    Tap the icon labeled Following on the bottom right hand cornerSelect Saved Stories on the top of the list

The article you last saved from Notifications will be at the top of your list. Now, you can read your articles when you have time instead of feeling rushed by your Notifications. 

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Leanne Hays

Leanne Hays is a Feature Writer at iPhone Life, and has written hundreds of in-depth how-to and troubleshooting articles. She's a former Associate Editor for iPhone Life magazine, and has written for the Iowa Source, as well as web content for education marketing. Leanne has an associate's degree in education, with a focus on curriculum development, as well as a bachelor's degree in science. She has over nine years of experience with SEO, social media management, and web development and writing. Despite years of web work, Leanne is by no means an early adapter; she's only owned a smartphone for five years, which makes her highly sympathetic to the learning curve of new iPhone owners. She enjoys making reader's lives easier and putting her education experience to work by walking them through the most practical ways to use Apple devices, step-by-step.

In off-work hours, Leanne is a mother of two, homesteader, audiobook fanatic, musician, and learning enthusiast.