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.
26 November 2014 07:53 AM
Dozens of arrests were made and a squad car tipped over and torched outside city hall
26 November 2014 01:06 AM
Officer Wilson also insisted that the 18-year-old never raised his hands in surrender
26 November 2014 12:27 AM
Mr Obama said: 'Nothing of significance, nothing of benefit results from destructive acts'
25 November 2014 07:26 PM
Ferguson protests turn violent after Grand Jury verdict
Michael Brown shooting: Youth leads the fight in Ferguson protest movement ahead of grand jury verdict
24 November 2014 06:02 PM
Police, protesters and the people of Ferguson, Missouri, were today poised to hear the verdict of a grand jury on whether to bring charges against Darren Wilson, the white police officer who shot dead unarmed black teenager Michael Brown in August, leading to weeks of unrest on the streets of this St Louis suburb.
23 November 2014 12:00 AM
21 November 2014 06:25 PM
Executive action applauded but Republicans criticise 'power grab'
US immigration: President Obama pushes ahead with plans to protect nearly 5 million illegal immigrants from deportation
21 November 2014 07:00 AM
In what may prove his last major initiative, the President is set to act on the hugely contentious issue of America’s 11 million illegal immigrants
Bill Cosby rape allegations explained: Why are these allegations coming out now? And why has nobody taken legal action?
21 November 2014 01:41 AM
As another accuser comes forward, Tim Walker examines the claims, counterclaims... and what happens next for 'America's best-loved Dad'
Bill Cosby: Janice Dickinson claims Cosby Show comedian plagued by sexual assault allegations 'raped me too'
19 November 2014 08:02 AM
Dickinson said Cosby had offered to 'help her with her career'
9 reasons Greece's experiment with the radical left is doomed to failure
Have we reached 'peak food'? Shortages loom as global production rates slow
Greece elections: Syriza and EU on collision course after election win for left-wing party
British grandmother Lindsay Sandiford faces execution by firing squad in Indonesia
Liberal Democrat minister defends comments suggesting immigration causes pub closures
King Abdullah dead: We can't afford not to hold Saudi Arabia's royals to account
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- 2 Venezuela Expo Tattoo 2015: Extreme body art from 'Vampire Woman' to 109mm earlobes
- 3 Saudi preacher who 'raped and tortured' his five -year-old daughter to death is released after paying 'blood money'
- 4 Dad attempts revenge on teenage daughter, plan backfires spectacularly
- 5 Ball pool for adults opens in London