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 March 2015 04:29 PM
Police in California also want to speak to the real estate scion about the death of a teenage girl
Mitt Romney vs Evander Holyfield: One-time Republican presidential hopeful to take on former heavyweight champion in charity boxing match
17 March 2015 08:48 PM
'It will either be a very short fight, or I will be knocked unconscious,' said Mr Romney of the clash
17 March 2015 06:49 PM
Critic: "It played pretty well, as comedies tend to do at festivals – even if they’re as bad as Get Hard"
Robert Durst: Three decades, three murders, one suspect, no conviction – until he confessed on camera
16 March 2015 06:25 PM
American property scion appeared to confess to the crimes at the climax of an HBO documentary
15 March 2015 10:36 PM
An unfair dismissal case highlights Silicon Valley’s gender imbalance, from all-male activities and porn banter to pressure to have a relationship
15 March 2015 12:00 AM
After announcing its plans for a second Frozen movie last week, the company's shares rose by more than 4%
14 March 2015 12:00 AM
Bombay Beach sounds like an idyllic getaway – and once, perhaps, it was. This small town is situated on the eastern shore of the Salton Sea, a Southern California lake formed in the early 20th century, when engineers temporarily diverted water from the Colorado river into the Salton Basin.
13 March 2015 02:25 PM
Comedian's debut as host of a TV chat show is looming. Tim Walker wonders whether the US will turn on
12 March 2015 07:16 PM
Glatzer, who suffered from ALS – also known as Motor Neuron Disease
Hillary Clinton email row: Former US Secretary of State says using private account a 'matter of convenience'
10 March 2015 07:30 PM
Ms Clinton will take the 'unprecedented step' of publishing all her personal work emails
In defence of liberal democracy
Over 50,000 families shipped out of London boroughs in the past three years due to welfare cuts and soaring rents
EU asylum policy is 'a direct threat to our civilisation', says Nigel Farage
The Rothschild Libel: Why has it taken 200 years for an anti-Semitic slur that emerged from the Battle of Waterloo to be dismissed?
General Election 2015: UK will be 'run for the wealthy and powerful' if Tories retain power, Labour warns
General election live: SNP suspends two members for disrupting Labour rally
- 1 If I were Prime Minister: I'd give tax cuts to the rich, keep Trident, and get my football team wrong
- 2 Italian police 'reveal' what Jesus looked like as a young boy
- 3 General Election 2015: 14-year-old boy asks Nick Clegg – 'can you kill Katie Hopkins?'
- 4 University student in court for allegedly covering housemates' food in window cleaner and spit
- 5 Ryan Gosling posts tribute to 'Ryan Gosling Won't Eat His Cereal' creator Ryan McHenry