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Chris Meyers

Jeff Mason is a White House Correspondent for Reuters and the 2016-2017 president of the White House Correspondents’ Association. He was the lead Reuters correspondent for President Barack Obama's 2012 campaign and interviewed the president at the White House in 2015. Jeff has been based in Washington since 2008, when he covered the historic race between Obama, Hillary Clinton and John McCain. Jeff started his career in Frankfurt, Germany, where he covered the airline industry before moving to Brussels, Belgium, where he covered the European Union. He is a Colorado native, proud graduate of Northwestern University and former Fulbright scholar.

Twitter handle: @jeffmason1

Mar 29 2016

Japan's 'Masked Girls' seek fame under cover

TOKYO Standing out from Japan's myriad of girl bands can be a daunting task, but one group, the "Kamen Joshi", or "Masked Girls" in Japanese, has found the answer by hiding behind masks. | Video

Apr 01 2015

Clean-up crew on hand to spruce up Japan's 'lonely death' apartments

TOKYO In March, the body of an elderly man was found on the floor of his apartment in downtown Tokyo. He had been dead for a month. | Video

Apr 01 2015

Clean-up crew on hand to spruce up Japan's 'lonely death' apartments

TOKYO In March, the body of an elderly man was found on the floor of his apartment in downtown Tokyo. He had been dead for a month. | Video

Apr 01 2015

Clean-up crew on hand to spruce up Japan's "lonely death" apartments

TOKYO In March, the body of an elderly man was found on the floor of his apartment in downtown Tokyo. He had been dead for a month.

Mar 16 2015

Time stands still in Japan's village of scarecrows

NAGORO, Japan Tsukimi Ayano made her first scarecrow 13 years ago to frighten off birds pecking at seeds in her garden. The life-sized straw doll resembled her father, so she made more. And then couldn't stop. | Video

Mar 16 2015

Time stands still in Japan's village of scarecrows

NAGORO, Japan Tsukimi Ayano made her first scarecrow 13 years ago to frighten off birds pecking at seeds in her garden. The life-sized straw doll resembled her father, so she made more. And then couldn't stop. | Video

Mar 16 2015

Time stands still in Japan's village of scarecrows

NAGORO, Japan Tsukimi Ayano made her first scarecrow 13 years ago to frighten off birds pecking at seeds in her garden. The life-sized straw doll resembled her father, so she made more. And then couldn't stop. | Video

Mar 03 2015

It's raining cats and tourists on a Japanese island

AOSHIMA, Japan An army of feral cats rules a remote island in southern Japan, curling up in abandoned houses or strutting about in a fishing village that is overrun with felines outnumbering humans six to one. | Video

Mar 03 2015

It's raining cats and tourists on a Japanese island

AOSHIMA, Japan An army of feral cats rules a remote island in southern Japan, curling up in abandoned houses or strutting about in a fishing village that is overrun with felines outnumbering humans six to one. | Video

Mar 03 2015

It's raining cats and tourists on a Japanese island

AOSHIMA, Japan An army of feral cats rules a remote island in southern Japan, curling up in abandoned houses or strutting about in a fishing village that is overrun with felines outnumbering humans six to one. | Video

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