Tim Walker is The Independent’s Los Angeles correspondent, covering entertainment and other concerns from the West Coast of the US. He was previously a features writer and the editor of the paper’s diary column. His first novel, Completion, is being published in January 2014.
16 March 2014 12:00 AM
Will Shailene Woodley really prove to be The Next Jennifer Lawrence?
14 March 2014 07:18 PM
Critics of the country’s homophobic law blame the views of fundamentalist US Christians
11 March 2014 06:38 PM
The race across Alaska has seen several competitors drop out due to injuries caused by the unseasonable conditions
11 March 2014 12:33 PM
"Is this what they mean by drones?"
11 March 2014 12:00 AM
Can a film change the world? Probably not, but it might be able to change SeaWorld.
Spoiled brat or neglected child? A US court must decide as Rachel Canning's lawsuit to force her estranged parents to support her continues
09 March 2014 12:00 AM
The case appears to be a referendum on two rival approaches to parenting
08 March 2014 12:15 AM
I read AL Kennedy’s comments on the current state of literary fiction – all those novels “about thirtysomething people in Kensal Green” – with a shudder of recognition.
07 March 2014 07:13 PM
Mysterious creator of the controversial cryptocurrency may not have been unmasked after all
06 March 2014 08:20 PM
The slogan of the Shamrock Social Club, a tattoo parlour on the Sunset Strip in West Hollywood, is "a place where the elite and the underworld meet".
05 March 2014 06:37 PM
Abdi's role has brought him fame, but it's yet to bring him fortune
Katie Hopkins continues campaign to become Britain's most hated talking head with poorly timed Bob Crow tweet
No EU referendum under Labour: Ed Miliband to reveal that vote on membership is ‘unlikely’ in next Parliament if party wins power
Grace Dent: Who cares if she spells it Barraco Barner? Gemma Worrall is more employable than some bookish arts graduate
The rise of Ukip: Study warns Labour that Eurosceptic party's electoral base now 'more working class than any of the main parties'
Europeans have ‘got whiter’ due to natural selection in past 5,000 years, scientists say
Fracking is turning the US into a bigger oil producer than Saudi Arabia
- 1 Is your name now 'banned' in Saudi Arabia?
- 2 Exclusive: World’s most pristine waters are polluted by US Navy human waste
- 3 Nemanja Matic interview: My family were in tears when we left Lisbon
- 4 Missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370: Jet ‘hijacking’ began soon after take-off
- 5 'Missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 plane found in Bermuda Triangle!' Viral Facebook links are profiting hackers