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Uber highlights your rating to make you a better passenger


It's no secret that Uber assigns star ratings to passengers as well as drivers, but finding your passenger rating has practically required a small mining expedition.

Exploding earphones burned a plane passenger's face


"I continued to feel burning so I grabbed them off and threw them on the floor. They were sparking and had small amounts of fire. As I went to stamp my foot on them the flight attendants were already there with a bucket of water to pour on them. They put them into the bucket at the rear of the plane." Battery explosion mid-flight prompts passenger warning.


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The head of the Transportation Security Administration says significant progress has been made on shortening screening lines since earlier this spring when airlines reported thousands of frustrated passengers were missing flights.


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The new funds will be invested in growing its car leasing unit, which will ensure an increase in the supply of drivers, and in providing electric cars in more cities, the second source said. It will also invest in technology like its in-car Play platform that allows riders to choose music or watch videos.