Rob Williams is an online journalist and sub-editor. He has worked at The Independent since summer 2008.
US news website Gawker launches crowdsourcing campaign to raise money to buy video allegedly showing Toronto Mayor Rob Ford smoking crack
17 May 2013 08:42 PM
Online gossip site asks readers to fund purchase of footage as controversial politician describes claims as 'ridiculous'
Police review of Madeleine McCann case identifies new leads and 'more than a handful' of persons of interest
17 May 2013 07:02 PM
Detective Chief Superintendent Hamish Campbell said the people could be investigated further if only to be eliminated as people of interest.
Nature calls at the Museum Of Bad Art: Latest exhibition will feature images of wildlife - realistic, imaginary (and often unidentifiable)
17 May 2013 03:25 PM
The latest collection, entitled 'Mother Nature Abhors a Vacuum - And All Other Housework', features a stunning selection of "art too bad to be ignored"
Police name toddler found dead in Oxfordshire house as international search for her mother gets underway
17 May 2013 01:43 PM
The body of the child was found at a house in Bicester after police received a report from a family member who was worried about her welfare
17 May 2013 12:06 PM
While in the house he helped himself to Jaffa Cakes and a pasta meal before making off with three televisions and other valuables
17 May 2013 11:12 AM
Ricardo Woods, 35, was found guilty of fatally shooting David Chandler in Cincinnati in October 2010
17 May 2013 10:56 AM
Video footage of the moment a wild deer crashed through the window of a bus in Pennsylvania has gone viral.
'Press 1 to go directly to the person you actually want to speak to': One man's bid to save us all from the automated 'hell' of call centre phone menus...
17 May 2013 09:17 AM
Thanks to a new website automated call centre fury could be a thing of the past
16 May 2013 04:07 PM
As his glittering career in top-flight football comes to an end David Beckham will be turning his attention to retirement
16 May 2013 01:57 PM
Mr Rattenbury said he came off second best in the clash
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