Andrew Buncombe

The Independent's US Digital Editor, based in New York. Previously in Delhi and Washington DC.

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Net neutrality: US regulators vote to stop internet service providers offering paid-for 'fast lanes'

Industry groups say they will challenge the decision

Kelly Renee Gissendaner is Georgia's only female inmate on death row

Kelly Gissendaner: Georgia postpones first execution of female prisoner for 70 years because of 'bad weather'

A woman on death row in Georgia was given another five days to live, courtesy of poor weather.

Outcry after post on Texas firefighter’s Facebook account shows images of neighbours' dead dogs and suggests he killed them

Police in Hunt County have launched an investigation after receiving complaints

Osama bin Laden wrote letters about plans to launch terror attacks on the UK, Russia and the US, Abid Naseer trial told

Documents refer to plots to attack targets in UK, Europe and Russia

Ellen Pao gender discrimination trial: Leading Silicon Valley firm accused of 'frat boy behaviour'

Company denies that it treated its female employee unfairly

Kayla Mueller was abducted in 2013 while helping refugees of the Syrian civil war

Kayla Mueller: Family of murdered aid worker says US government puts no ransom policy 'in front of American citizens' lives'

Carl Mueller said he had mixed feelings about the government’s refusal to negotiate with militant groups

Thousands fixated as web camera shows bald eagles hatching their young

Birds of prey have become internet sensation

Oscars 2015: British directed The Phone Call wins best Short Film - Live Action

It was the first time the film's British directors had received an Oscar nomination

Hunger Games director's son Elliot Rodger searched online for 'ways to silently kill with a knife' before rampage that left six dead

Police report said troubled 22-year-old rehearsed attacks on pillows

Siberian Express: Polar vortex winds from Russia leave up to 185 million Americans shivering

Officials have issued safety warning as temperatures reach lows not seen for decades

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The saffron censorship that governs India: Why national pride and religious sentiment trump freedom of expression

The saffron censorship that governs India

Zareer Masani reveals why national pride and religious sentiment trump freedom of expression
Prince Charles' 'black spider' letters to be published 'within weeks'

Prince Charles' 'black spider' letters to be published 'within weeks'

Supreme Court rules Dominic Grieve's ministerial veto was invalid
Distressed Zayn Malik fans are cutting themselves - how did fandom get so dark?

How did fandom get so dark?

Grief over Zayn Malik's exit from One Direction seemed amusing until stories of mass 'cutting' emerged. Experts tell Gillian Orr the distress is real, and the girls need support
The galaxy collisions that shed light on unseen parallel Universe

The cosmic collisions that have shed light on unseen parallel Universe

Dark matter study gives scientists insight into mystery of space
The Swedes are adding a gender-neutral pronoun to their dictionary

Swedes introduce gender-neutral pronoun

Why, asks Simon Usborne, must English still struggle awkwardly with the likes of 's/he' and 'they'?
Disney's mega money-making formula: 'Human' remakes of cartoon classics are part of a lucrative, long-term creative plan

Disney's mega money-making formula

'Human' remakes of cartoon classics are part of a lucrative, long-term creative plan
Lobster has gone mainstream with supermarket bargains for £10 or less - but is it any good?

Lobster has gone mainstream

Anthea Gerrie, raised on meaty specimens from the waters around Maine, reveals how to cook up an affordable feast
Easter 2015: 14 best decorations

14 best Easter decorations

Get into the Easter spirit with our pick of accessories, ornaments and tableware
Paul Scholes column: Gareth Bale would be a perfect fit at Manchester United and could turn them into serious title contenders next season

Paul Scholes column

Gareth Bale would be a perfect fit at Manchester United and could turn them into serious title contenders next season
Inside the Kansas greenhouses where Monsanto is 'playing God' with the future of the planet

The future of GM

The greenhouses where Monsanto 'plays God' with the future of the planet
Britain's mild winters could be numbered: why global warming is leaving UK chillier

Britain's mild winters could be numbered

Gulf Stream is slowing down faster than ever, scientists say
Government gives £250,000 to Independent appeal

Government gives £250,000 to Independent appeal

Donation brings total raised by Homeless Veterans campaign to at least £1.25m
Oh dear, the most borrowed book at Bank of England library doesn't inspire confidence

The most borrowed book at Bank of England library? Oh dear

The book's fifth edition is used for Edexcel exams
Cowslips vs honeysuckle: The hunt for the UK’s favourite wildflower

Cowslips vs honeysuckle

It's the hunt for UK’s favourite wildflower
Child abuse scandal: Did a botched blackmail attempt by South African intelligence help Cyril Smith escape justice?

Did a botched blackmail attempt help Cyril Smith escape justice?

A fresh twist reveals the Liberal MP was targeted by the notorious South African intelligence agency Boss