Jack Simpson

Jack Simpson is an online reporter for The Independent

i Newspaper
 
TheIPaper
The Independent around the web
Squirrel being swung around on booby-trapped bird feeder

Watch hungry squirrel get sent spinning on 'booby-trapped' bird feeder - video

When a squirrel wants its food, it really wants its food

Incredible images of undiscovered deep sea creatures released after Puerto Rico ocean floor expedition - video

More than 100 species of fish, 50 deep-water corals and hundreds of invertebrates were filmed during the expedition

Sandstorm in Fallujah

Massive sandstorm engulfs city of Fallujah as Iraqi Army announce Anbar offensive - video

Scientists predict that in 10 years Iraq could experience up to 300 hundred a year

Jack Warner responds on Facebook

Fifa corruption arrests: Jack Warner says 'whatever is planned for him shall not succeed’ in Facebook video posted hours before his arrest

Warner spent Wednesday night in jail in the Trinidad and Tobago capital Port-of-Spain

The rescue of the 24 Syrian migrants

New video shows inside Syrian migrant boat during Mediterranean rescue

In 2015 more than 1800 migrants have died trying to make the journey across the Mediterranean

YouTube beauty tutorial led by model Ruth Crilly banned for being unclear video was advert for P&G-owned make-up brand Max Factor

The ASA ruled that the video was an "advert rather than an impartial review" 

Queen arriving to make her speech
Fifa press conference

Fifa: Press conference due to take place at 10am after corruption arrests - live video

Live video: Watch full Fifa press conference

Rescue teams help clean a sealion covered in oil

Dozens of birds and sealions rescued as Santa Barbara oil spill continues to damage California's coast - video

Nearly 2,500 barrels were spilled to create the 10-square-mile slick

The dog and man in the organ donation advert

Tear-jerking Argentinian organ donation advert about man and his dog goes viral

The video was uploaded into the YouTube page of the Argentina Foundation for Liver Transplant last week

Latest stories from i100
Have you tried new the Independent Digital Edition apps?
SPONSORED FEATURES

Day In a Page

The Silk Roads that trace civilisation: Long before the West rose to power, Asian pathways were connecting peoples and places

The Silk Roads that trace civilisation

Long before the West rose to power, Asian pathways were connecting peoples and places
House of Lords: Outcry as donors, fixers and MPs caught up in expenses scandal are ennobled

The honours that shame Britain

Outcry as donors, fixers and MPs caught up in expenses scandal are ennobled
When it comes to street harassment, we need to talk about race

'When it comes to street harassment, we need to talk about race'

Why are black men living the stereotypes and why are we letting them get away with it?
International Tap Festival: Forget Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers - this dancing is improvised, spontaneous and rhythmic

International Tap Festival comes to the UK

Forget Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers - this dancing is improvised, spontaneous and rhythmic
War with Isis: Is Turkey's buffer zone in Syria a matter of self-defence – or just anti-Kurd?

Turkey's buffer zone in Syria: self-defence – or just anti-Kurd?

Ankara accused of exacerbating racial division by allowing Turkmen minority to cross the border
Doris Lessing: Acclaimed novelist was kept under MI5 observation for 18 years, newly released papers show

'A subversive brothel keeper and Communist'

Acclaimed novelist Doris Lessing was kept under MI5 observation for 18 years, newly released papers show
Big Blue Live: BBC's Springwatch offshoot swaps back gardens for California's Monterey Bay

BBC heads to the Californian coast

The Big Blue Live crew is preparing for the first of three episodes on Sunday night, filming from boats, planes and an aquarium studio
Austin Bidwell: The Victorian fraudster who shook the Bank of England with the most daring forgery the world had known

Victorian fraudster who shook the Bank of England

Conman Austin Bidwell. was a heartless cad who carried out the most daring forgery the world had known
Car hacking scandal: Security designed to stop thieves hot-wiring almost every modern motor has been cracked

Car hacking scandal

Security designed to stop thieves hot-wiring almost every modern motor has been cracked
10 best placemats

Take your seat: 10 best placemats

Protect your table and dine in style with a bold new accessory
Ashes 2015: Alastair Cook not the only one to be caught in The Oval mindwarp

Cook not the only one to be caught in The Oval mindwarp

Aussie skipper Michael Clarke was lured into believing that what we witnessed at Edgbaston and Trent Bridge would continue in London, says Kevin Garside
Can Rafael Benitez get the best out of Gareth Bale at Real Madrid?

Can Benitez get the best out of Bale?

Back at the club he watched as a boy, the pressure is on Benitez to find a winning blend from Real's multiple talents. As La Liga begins, Pete Jenson asks if it will be enough to stop Barcelona
Athletics World Championships 2015: Beijing witnesses new stage in the Jessica Ennis-Hill and Katarina Johnson-Thompson heptathlon rivalry

Beijing witnesses new stage in the Jess and Kat rivalry

The last time the two British heptathletes competed, Ennis-Hill was on the way to Olympic gold and Johnson-Thompson was just a promising teenager. But a lot has happened in the following three years
Jeremy Corbyn: Joining a shrewd operator desperate for power as he visits the North East

Jeremy Corbyn interview: A shrewd operator desperate for power

His radical anti-austerity agenda has caught the imagination of the left and politically disaffected and set a staid Labour leadership election alight
Isis executes Palmyra antiquities chief: Defender of ancient city's past was killed for protecting its future

Isis executes Palmyra antiquities chief

Robert Fisk on the defender of the ancient city's past who was killed for protecting its future