Apple recalls batteries for some iPhone 5 devices

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CALIFORNIA —

Apple is recalling some of its phones because of a battery problem.

The company says a small percentage of iPhone 5 smartphones are seeing a short battery life or need to be charged often.

It's only happening to phones sold between September 2012 and January 2013.
        
Apple has opened a website that allows people to find out whether their phone could be affected.   

Click here to see if your phone is eligible.