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, was published in 2014.
23 July 2015 12:06 AM
Mystery surrounds unidentified man who claimed to be a spy and was found in his car two weeks after he died
Garrison Keillor: No more musings from Lake Wobegon as author retires from iconic A Prairie Home Companion radio show after 40 years
21 July 2015 07:16 PM
Mr Keillor's last show will air in July 2016 and he will be replaced as host by regular contributor and musician Chris Thile
Dannemora prison break: Inmates David Sweat and Richard Matt joked their elaborate escape would be 'just like The Shawshank Redemption'
21 July 2015 06:22 PM
The pair fled to temporary freedom through the prison's underground pipes, echoing the plot of the Hollywood film
20 July 2015 12:44 AM
Mr Trump said the Arizona senator 'was a war hero because he was captured. I like people that weren't captured'
18 July 2015 11:40 PM
Shake those pom poms
17 July 2015 06:42 PM
When you’ve been shot nine times, a lawsuit probably isn't too scary
17 July 2015 06:30 PM
US authorities checking whether Mohammod Youssuf Abdulazeez had contact with militants during lengthy Middle East visit
US Presidential campaign 2016: Republican candidates amass $280m war-chest - with favourite Jeb Bush raising $119.4m alone
16 July 2015 06:40 PM
Almost 80 per cent of the money has gone not to their official campaigns, but to outside groups
Peta claims SeaWorld 'spy' infiltrated US animal rights group and tried to incite activists into 'illegal and violent activity'
15 July 2015 07:09 PM
The group alleges the man called on fellow campaigners to 'burn [SeaWorld] to the ground'
Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzmán: DEA knew of Mexican drug lord's year-long plans to break out of maximum-security prison
14 July 2015 07:22 PM
Sinaloa cartel boss rode out of prison on a motorcycle inside a mile-long tunnel that cost 'millions' to create
Climate change: 2015 will be the hottest year on record 'by a mile', experts say
'Women only' train carriages: Jeremy Corbyn unveils radical move to tackle public harassment
Black holes are a passage to another universe, says Stephen Hawking
Iain Duncan Smith 'should resign over disability benefit death figures', says Jeremy Corbyn
Tony Blair attacks Jeremy Corbyn's 'Alice In Wonderland' politics
Theresa May says jobless migrants should be banned from entering the UK
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