The Independent's US Digital Editor, based in New York. Previously in Delhi and Washington DC.
US reels after two uniformed New York police officers murdered 'execution-style' in apparent revenge attack for deaths of black suspects in custody
20 December 2014 10:48 PM
Gunman Ismayyil Brinsley, who took his own life after the shootings, had posted 'anti-police' messages on social media
20 December 2014 09:50 PM
'Dude, stop the spread please', says one advert
19 December 2014 03:28 PM
Alejandro Done, 46, was in court earlier this week
17 December 2014 08:35 PM
In Cuba, their case is nothing short of a cause célèbre. The faces of the Cuban Five fill murals and their struggle has become embedded within popular culture. To the United States, however, they have always been dangerous spies.
17 December 2014 05:01 PM
Washington has said it plans to reopen full diplomatic relations with Cuba and ease restrictions that were imposed in 1961. But what does this mean?
Cuba and US relations in biggest shake-up for decades after release of American aid worker Alan Gross
17 December 2014 04:44 PM
Reports claim the US wants to open an Embassy in Havana, make it easier for people to travel to Cuba and increase trade links
17 December 2014 02:28 PM
American had been employed as contractor by US Agency for International Development
17 December 2014 10:53 AM
President reveals he and guests grooved to R&B classics in White House
17 December 2014 09:45 AM
Teenager Dawood Ibrahim failed to wake up for school and missed deadly Taliban assault
16 December 2014 10:09 AM
Former US Marine still at large after allegedly shooting ex-wife and in-laws
Disgruntled RBS worker writes hilarious open letter to Russell Brand after anti-capitalist publicity stunt leaves him hungry
Nigel Farage's approval rating hits 'record low' as popularity suffers in wake of Ukip sex scandal
Nigel Farage defends Kerry Smith 'ch***y' comment: 'If you are going for a Chinese, what do you say you’re going for?'
Pakistan school attack live: Taliban kill at least 132 children in 'horrifying' massacre
Sony hack: Angelina Jolie branded 'seriously out of her mind' in further embarrassing leaked email saga
Panic Saturday: 13 million Britons spend £1.2bn – while 13 million others across the country live in poverty unable to afford food
- 2 Harry Potter fans can apply to the Hogwarts-inspired College of Wizardry
- 3 Jessica Chambers: 19-year-old woman 'doused with lighter fluid and burned alive' in the US
- 4 Russell Brand calls Nigel Farage 'poundshop Enoch Powell' in BBC Question Time debate
- 5 Orange Wednesdays are no more