‘Street of Fear’ Trilogy Review: Carnage and Close Calls

Like fresh guts sewn into an old skeleton, the “Street of Fear” trilogy is a new creature. The three films that make up the event, which air consecutive Fridays on Netflix, cross the line between a weekly television and movie series. This Great Guignol an ambitious experiment For the streamer and mostly successful: “Fear Street,” …

UK’s Bukayo Saka Calls Facebook and Twitter to Downfall

He and several teammates were overwhelmed after Bukayo Saka missed the England national team’s penalty kick in the final of the European football championship on Sunday. wave of racist abuse. On Twitter, Instagram and Facebook, people posted monkey emojis and racist adjectives to insult Saka, Marcus Rashford and Jadon Sancho, all Black players who missed …

A new FCC rule is to help reduce automated calls.

Americans receive millions of illegal automated calls each month, despite attempts by the telecommunications industry and government agencies to stop them. The Federal Communications Commission, the government agency that regulates communications, is trying to reduce calls with new rules that come into effect on June 30. Christine Hauser reports to The New York Times. Here’s …

Japan Calls for ‘Sense of Crisis’ Over Sino-Taiwan Tension

TOKYO — Japan unusually frank on Tuesday warned that Beijing and Washington’s military stance against Taiwan poses a threat to its security. “Stabilizing the situation surrounding Taiwan is important for the security of Japan and the stability of the international community,” the Japanese Ministry of Defense said in its annual report. “We need to pay …

In Reversal, FDA Calls for Limits on Who Takes Alzheimer’s Drugs

Under fire for approving a questionable drug for all Alzheimer’s‘s patients, the Food and Drug Administration on Thursday largely narrowed down the previous recommendation and now recommends that only those with mild memory or thinking problems should take it. This turnaround, quite unusual for a drug that has only been on the market for a …