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.
Nestlé to be the first major US confectioner to remove artificial colours and flavouring from its chocolate
18 February 2015 09:26 PM
The company will use natural ingredients in more than 75 of its recipes after making similar changes to its UK products in 2012
18 February 2015 07:50 PM
18 February 2015 07:35 PM
His brain trust is composed almost entirely of former advisers to his father and brother when they were president
16 February 2015 07:31 PM
Cyclist was stripped of his titles after he and his US Postal Service team were found to have used performance-enhancing drugs
Oscars 2015 predictions: Hollywood producers go all out in last bid to earn votes from Academy Awards members
15 February 2015 12:00 AM
In 1999, Harvey Weinstein, who produced The Imitation Game, is said to have spent $5m on the campaign for Shakespeare in Love to win Best Picture
13 February 2015 06:58 PM
From TV to the silver screen, via Broadway, nothing seems to faze Hollywood's biggest gay star. Next up, the Oscars
In the eye of a mega-drought: Researchers warn US should prepare for 'unprecedented drought conditions' unlike anything in past 1,000 years
13 February 2015 06:53 PM
A great swathe of the United States is gripped by the driest spell for 400 years. Now scientists have warned that much worse is to come
13 February 2015 07:01 AM
Carr became the unexpected star of Page One, a 2011 documentary
Sony hacking: Amy Pascal describes the 'horrible moment' she realised her private emails would be leaked online
12 February 2015 06:05 PM
When quizzed on the reaction of 'notoriously sensitive' movie stars to the scandal, the departing studio chief agreed they were 'bottomless pits of need'
Jon Stewart is stepping down as host of The Daily Show, but what next for the satirical news programme?
11 February 2015 06:24 PM
Larry Wilmore, the show's former 'Senior Black Correspondent' is considered a front-runner to take over
The sickening truth about food banks that the Tories don't want you to know
Migrant boat disaster: Ukip candidate mocks victims in sickening Twitter post
Nigel Farage wants the BBC to stop making programmes like Doctor Who, Strictly Come Dancing, and Top Gear
Global warming: Scientists say temperatures could rise by 6C by 2100 and call for action ahead of UN meeting in Paris
General Election 2015: Britain would become a 'communist dictatorship' under Ed Miliband and Nicola Sturgeon, claims wife of Michael Gove
Rupert Murdoch berated Sun journalists for not doing enough to attack Ed Miliband and stop him winning the general election
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