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Apple(NEW YORK) -- The new iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus is in your hands -- the culmination of weeks of anticipation.

Perhaps you were one of the millions of people who woke up in the middle of the night last week to be one of the first to pre-order the new smartphones. Or maybe you spent hours, days or even weeks camped outside an Apple store for the chance to be one of the first people to upgrade.

Now that the prize is in your hands, here's what you need to know to get acquainted with your new phone:

Getting Set Up

Assuming you've already backed up your data from your old iPhone to the iCloud or iTunes, you're now ready to get started.

Once you turn on your new iPhone, swipe the screen when prompted to begin setting it up. Choose a language, connect to Wi-Fi and then sign into your iCloud account.

Important: Don't upgrade to iCloud Drive just yet. The service, which makes sure you have the most up to date versions of your documents everywhere, only works on iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite, which has not yet been released to the public. This means you could potentially be unable to access your documents on another device.

Restore Your Backup

You should see the option "Restore From iCloud Backup." If you'd rather sync from iTunes, make sure you're connected via a lightning cable and select "Restore From iTunes Backup."

Depending on how much data you have to transfer, this could take a while. The iPhone should restart when the restoration is complete.

If you've never used an iPhone before, choose "Set Up As New iPhone."

Security

Make sure you activate Touch ID when you're prompted during set-up. Your thumb print could make all the difference in keeping your private photos and messages secure.

New Features


The iPhones are also packed with new features, including "reachability." With a double touch, the display can slide down so users can reach "anything" at the top of the phone, an ideal feature for multitasking.

You also now have a reason to take the stairs -- the iPhone 6 will have a barometer for elevation.

Both devices also boast better cameras that have a faster and sharper focus.

Apple Pay, the company's digital wallet that is slated to make its debut in October, will also be supported on the new iPhones.

Battery Life

When it comes to battery life, both phones meet or exceed the iPhone 5 in all metrics -- so you may notice at least a slight difference.

The iPhone 6 has up to 14 hours of talk time on a 3G network, while the iPhone 6 Plus boasts up to 24 hours, according to information posted on Apple's website.

When it comes to surfing the Internet on Wi-Fi through the devices, the iPhone 6 has up to 11 hours while the iPhone 6 Plus can handle an additional hour.

The iPhone 6 has up to 11 hours of video playback, while the iPhone 6 Plus has up to 14 hours.

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Chrysler Media(AUBURN HILLS, Mich.) -- Chrysler Group announced a voluntary recall of more than 230,000 SUVs Saturday, citing fuel pump issues in certain 2011 Jeep Grand Cherokees and Dodge Durango SUVs.

While the company said it is unaware of any related accidents or injuries, a routine internal review found a pattern of repairs for fuel-pump relays in the car models.

Further investigation revealed that some relays are "susceptible to deformation," the company said in a statement, which could affect the device's function and prevent a car from starting, or even lead to engine stalling.

Other operations, such as the deployment of airbags, are not affected by the fuel-pump relay.

The recall hits an estimated 188,723 vehicles in the U.S., 15,898 in Canada, 7,126 in Mexico, and 19,013 outside the North American Free Trade Agreement region. Services for customers will be performed at no cost, according to Chrysler Group.


Dominique Faget/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Following the arrival of Maj. General Darryl Williams in Liberia, the United States will send two aircraft with 45 personnel this weekend to assist in the country's efforts to combat the Ebola virus outbreak.

Williams arrived with a 12-person assessment team earlier this week to determine the level of aid the U.S. military can provide to the anti-Ebola mission.

The additional workers arriving this weekend will help set up the headquarters for the joint command, which will be spearheaded by the Major General.

On Friday, Pentagon Press Secretary Rear Adm. John Kirby confirmed the two reprogramming requests the Department of Defense has made over the past week that could provide $1 million for Ebola efforts.

U.S. military personnel will not care for the sick individuals, rather, assist in training others. Workers will be provided with personal protective equipment, according to Kirby.

“The mission is to do some training, to build these units and do some logistics, some transports, the movement of material," he said. "It is not to treat...They're not doctors. They're not nurses. They're not trained for that and not equipped for that. That's not part of the mission. So they will be kept in locations where they can do their jobs without coming into contact with patients.”


(WASHINGTON) -- Sleeping in her hostel, “Saa” remembers being awoken by the sound of gunfire last April.

“The Boko Haram people came into the school,” the shy, young Nigerian woman quietly recalls.

Soon after, Boko Haram militants ordered her and other female students to gather in a courtyard while everything in the school was burned.

Using a pseudonym and covering her head with a scarf to conceal her identity, Saa emotionally detailed her capture and subsequent getaway Friday for the first time in public in the United States.

After being loaded into a truck and beginning a trip to a destination unknown, Saa, overcome with fear, says she decided to make a run for it.

"I told my friend that I decided to jump down from the truck,” she said. “I'd rather die, [so] that my parents [would] have my coffin buried than to go with them because we don't know where we are going."

The 18-year-old and her friend jumped from the truck and fled into the surrounding forest. After spending the night under a tree, the duo managed to get help and was ultimately reunited with their families.

Today, Saa proudly credits her Christian faith for giving her the courage to evade her captors.

“I'm a Christian, I'm a real Christian,” she emphasizes. “I know God, and I'm following God the way I can.”

While the mystery of the missing girls captured the world’s attention months ago, headlines quickly faded as the search dragged on without much news. Saa now lives in the United States, where she is working to complete her high school education.

Asked what her message would be for President Obama if she had an opportunity to speak to him, Saa urged the president to recommit to finding hundreds of others whose whereabouts remain a mystery.

“We are thinking about them,” she said. “If he can agree to help and bring back our girls, it's good."

Emmanuel Ogebe, an international human rights lawyer who helped arrange Saa’s scholarship to continue her education in the United States, also pleaded with Obama to pump more U.S. resources into the stalled search.

“This is terror on steroids,” Ogebe said. “These people are desperate. They're regressing into another age, but [the United States] could be the hope, the beacon of light, that will help them weather the storm.”


iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- One man is in custody and charged with unlawful entry after attempting to enter a barricaded entryway to the White House on Saturday.

Officials closed the plaza in front of the building following the security breach. The driver tried to enter at 15th and E streets and did not stop when ordered, according to Secret Service spokesman Brian Leary.

The incident comes just one day after another man jumped the White House fence and entered the executive mansion through the North Portico doors, eluding security and ignoring commands from staff.

Omar Gonzalez, 42, was arrested Friday following the intrusion.

Security stepped up patrols in light of Friday's breach, with columns of officers walking shoulder-to-shoulder over the North Lawn and Lafayette Park on Saturday, sweeping for any evidence the fence jumper may have left behind.

The Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, which handles Secret Service matters, has been in contact with the agency regarding Friday's incident, according to a committee aide.

President Obama and his family were not present at the White House during either attempted intrusion.





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