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.
08 September 2014 07:20 PM
Californian college town orders medical marijuana to be given to patients on low income
07 September 2014 12:00 AM
07 September 2014 12:00 AM
05 September 2014 01:11 AM
Sentencing for the couple has been set for 6 January 2015
02 September 2014 06:42 PM
For years, its infamous “random” message board has featured a stream of graphic images of sex and violence, but it has taken the posting of private photographs allegedly purloined from around 100 celebrities to put 4Chan under the legal spotlight.
22 August 2014 06:55 PM
Once the poor relation, the awards show now has the top stars and boasts the best drama
Matthew McConaughey signs advertising deal with Lincoln Motor Company and joins host of A-list actors selling cars
21 August 2014 07:11 PM
‘The Lincoln Lawyer’ star is continuing a recent Hollywood tradition
20 August 2014 06:16 PM
The boys, aged 16 and 17, planned to acquire and use automatic weapons, knives, bulletproof vests and explosives
20 August 2014 08:50 AM
Diane Foley implores Isis militants 'to spare lives of innocent hostages'
James Foley 'beheaded': Isis video shows militant with British accent 'execute US journalist' – as hunt begins for killer
20 August 2014 06:43 AM
Isis jihadist group says it will execute second journalist and warns US President second journalist could be executed
Obama: The only people with the right to object to immigration are Native Americans
Ukip says babies born to immigrants in the UK should be classed as migrants – which would include Nigel Farage’s own children
The young are the new poor: Sharp increase in number of under-25s living in poverty, while over-65s are better off than ever
David Cameron sets out immigration reforms: We should distrust Ukip and their 'snake-oil of simple solutions'
Ukip mocked after mistaking Westminster Cathedral – for a mosque
Tamir Rice: 12-year-old boy playing with fake gun dies after being shot by Ohio police
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- 2 Shia LaBeouf claims he was raped during #IAMSORRY art installation performance
- 3 'You should come to my house and eat cheeses with me': 4-year-old sends adorable love letter to girl at school
- 4 Scientists predict green energy revolution after incredible new graphene discoveries
- 5 Michael Buerk wishes he killed Jimmy Savile when he had the chance - by pushing him overboard a cruise ship