iPhone 5C

Erik Johnson, of Long Island, said his iPhone 5C exploded in his pocket without warning (Credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Man Suffers 3rd-Degree Burns After iPhone Explodes In Pocket

Erik Johnson said he was in New Jersey for his cousin’s wake when all of a sudden, he felt a severe burning on his leg — his iPhone 5C had exploded in his front pocket.

02/28/2015

Brian Ceballo, who waited outside the Fifth Avenue Apple store for two weeks, walks out of the store after being the first person to buy an iPhone 5S on September 20, 2013.(Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

The Wait Is Over: New iPhones Go On Sale

Some people began lining up at the Apple store on Fifth Avenue weeks ago. By this morning, hundreds of people were outside waiting for doors to open at 8 a.m.

09/20/2013