VIDEO: Your Money: Find the best mortgages

In this week’s Your Money, Declan Curry tries to find the best deals on offer for savings, looks for the best mortgage deals before they go, and seeks advice on who to turn to when something goes wrong for people renting properties.

‘Apple Store’ App Updated for iPhone 5 [iOS Blog]

Apple today updated its Apple Store app for iOS [App Store], adding support for the larger screen of the iPhone 5.



Compatibility with the larger 4-inch screen of the iPhone 5 also means that the app will be optimized for the fifth-generation iPod touch when it becomes available. Apple is preparing to ship the first orders of the device, with the actual availability date being rumored for October 9.


At least seven crashes tie up Florida highway

(Reuters) – A collision on Florida’s Interstate 75 on Friday sparked a series of additional crashes involving dozens of cars, shutting the roadway and leaving at least 52 people injured, a spokesman for the Florida Highway Patrol said.

Court rules N.Y. shooting victim can sue gun maker, distributor

ALBANY, New York (Reuters) – A Buffalo man who was shot nearly a decade ago can sue the manufacturer, the distributor and the dealer of the semi-automatic pistol used to shoot him, a New York state appeals court ruled on Friday.

Probe points to friendly fire in Arizona Border Patrol death

PHOENIX (Reuters) – Friendly fire probably killed a U.S. Border Patrol agent in Arizona near the Mexican border this week, the FBI said on Friday, citing “strong preliminary indications.”

Cuba activist death trial begins

Spanish national Angel Carromero goes on trial in Cuba accused of manslaughter over the car crash that killed leading dissident Oswaldo Paya.