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.
11 February 2015 12:19 AM
Comedy Central president hails departing star's 'comedic brilliance'
10 February 2015 03:31 PM
US aid worker who volunteered at schools has been confirmed dead by the White House
Coincidence or infiltration? Trial of alleged 9/11 plotters halted after accused 'recognises interpreter' from CIA 'black site'
09 February 2015 07:39 PM
Ramzi bin al Shibh, a 42-year-old Yemeni, was captured in Pakistan in 2002 and held for the next four years at one of the US spy agency’s secret overseas prisons
09 February 2015 06:40 AM
From Sam Smith to Barack Obama: this is what happened last night in LA
06 February 2015 07:50 PM
The country's Supreme Court has given doctors the right to help patients to die
06 February 2015 07:05 PM
The aid worker whom Isis claims has been killed in an air-strike was 26-years-old
05 February 2015 06:10 PM
New Surgeon General, Dr Vivek Murthy, has suggested US drug policy ought to be science-led
Amy Pascal to step down as Sony Pictures chair after 'racially insensitive' emails leaked in North Korean cyber-attack
05 February 2015 06:01 PM
She will, however, launch a new production company within Sony in March
04 February 2015 09:16 PM
The new book is to be published on 14 July
04 February 2015 01:54 AM
Critics have labelled the new show better than 'Breaking Bad' and a 'somewhat rickety enterprise'. We will be able to decide for ourselves soon enough
In defence of liberal democracy
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
Schools forced to act as 'miniature welfare states' with teachers buying underwear and even haircuts for poor pupils
Andy McSmith's Sketch: Feisty audience is the real star of an enlightening show
- 2 Top Gear: Jodie Kidd, Philip Glenister and Guy Martin 'in advanced talks' to join show
- 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