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.
18 September 2014 07:51 PM
His conviction for double murder has always looked dodgy. But a legal travesty may finally be put right
17 September 2014 06:56 PM
Deals with Boeing and SpaceX will end reliance on Russia to carry astronauts into orbit
16 September 2014 07:24 PM
Marvin Gaye’s children are suing singer and co-writers, claiming ‘Blurred Lines’ is a copy of ‘Got to Give it Up’
12 September 2014 07:21 PM
Tim Walker reports from Los Angeles on the extraordinary partners in crime exposed by this week’s police raids
11 September 2014 06:57 PM
Rich socialite faces life in jail after killing him in New York hotel. Her lawyer claims she ‘brought him peace’
11 September 2014 02:35 AM
He vows to target militants 'wherever they exist' but rules out deploying US combat troops
10 September 2014 12:00 AM
At the weekend, I spent an hour queuing on a pavement near Hollywood to see a comedy show that hadn’t even been written yet. Every Sunday at its modest LA theatre, comedy troupe the Upright Citizens Brigade stages ASSSSCAT, a world-renowned improv sketch show.
09 September 2014 06:45 PM
The 42nd President spoke of his 'great admiration' for the 43rd – even when he did not agree with his decisions
Enterovirus D68: Hundreds of children across ten US states treated for respiratory illness linked to common cold
08 September 2014 08:51 PM
No deaths have been reported, but one hospital in Kansas City, Missouri had put dozens of patients in intensive care
08 September 2014 07:20 PM
Californian college town orders medical marijuana to be given to patients on low income
Daniele Watts: Django Unchained actress detained by Los Angeles police after being mistaken for a prostitute
Scottish independence referendum: A nation divided against itself
Scottish independence: David Cameron is becoming the 'George Bush of Britain'
Russia freezes Ukraine into submission: Kiev admits country doesn't have enough fuel for winter
Scottish independence: The Queen breaks silence on referendum debate – as think tank warns of £14bn black hole if Scotland votes Yes
Portuguese academic says British are 'filthy, violent and drunk'
- 1 Scottish independence: Learn from Quebec's mistakes and beware of promises. Vote Yes.
- 2 iOS 8 is full of shiny new features - but it's terrible news for app developers
- 3 A bottle of wine a day is not bad for you and abstaining is worse than drinking, scientist claims
- 4 Hitler’s former food taster reveals the horrors of the Wolf’s Lair
- 5 Cocaine and cannabis haul hidden in Vatican car seized by French police