The Independent's US Digital Editor, based in New York. Previously in Delhi and Washington DC.
US flights bomb threat: Police and sniffer dogs board US Airways plane after it lands at Philadelphia International Airport
02 June 2015 02:05 PM
Incident was latest in a series of such threats against US flights
01 June 2015 09:29 PM
James 'Jimmy Mack' McNair was killed in New Jersey accident a year ago
01 June 2015 08:05 PM
A Virginia family has blamed a major national pet food and care company for the death of its golden retriever – claiming it was “baked to death” in a drying cage.
01 June 2015 01:41 PM
Alberta creationist Edgar Nernberg uncovers what experts say is the most important fossil finds in decades
29 May 2015 04:05 PM
Experts believe fossils found in Canada are 60m years old
29 May 2015 02:17 PM
The death toll sparked by the record deluge currently stands at 17 and many are reported missing
27 May 2015 02:59 PM
70-year-old New Yorker has been charged with racketeering, wire fraud, income tax evasion
BB King death: Coroner says there is no initial evidence of foul play amid claims music icon was 'poisoned'
26 May 2015 09:48 PM
Police say they will only launch murder inquiry if coroner's inquiry points to something other than a natural death
Chiara D'Angelo interview: Arctic activist who spent 66 hours suspended from anchor said nature inspired her to continue protest
25 May 2015 08:13 PM
20-year-old wanted to draw attention to plan to drill for oil in pristine ocean
Leopoldo Lopez: Jailed Venezuela opposition leader announces hunger strike and calls for mass protests
25 May 2015 03:20 PM
Message was recorded on mobile phone in prison where he has been incarcerated for one year
Is Britain really full up? Are migrants taking our jobs? Leading academic answers the most common anti-immigration claims
Calais Migrant Crisis: Deputy Mayor of Calais labels Cameron's use of 'swarm' as 'racist' and 'ignorant'
Chris Leslie: Jeremy Corbyn's anti-austerity agenda will harm the poor, says Labour shadow Chancellor
Jeremy Corbyn: Tony Blair could face war crimes trial over 'illegal Iraq invasion'
Landlords renting properties to illegal immigrants to face up to five years in prison
While we fixate on Calais, the Home Office is quietly deporting dozens of migrants on 'ghost flights'
- 1 Malaysia issues arrest warrant for Gordon Brown’s sister-in-law after she publishes stories on leader Najib Razak's financial affairs
- 2 Porn block in India: hundreds of sexual websites banned, internet outraged
- 3 Natalia Molchanova: World's most successful free-diver missing and feared dead after disappearing in Mediterranean
- 4 Dutch King Willem-Alexander declares the end of the welfare state
- 5 Gamers confess the worst things they've done in The Sims