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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

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Avis, Hertz shares rise but remain in short-seller cross-hairs

NEW YORK Shares of U.S. car-rental companies Avis Budget Group Inc and Hertz Global Holdings Inc have driven out of the ditch in recent weeks, aided in part by storms that devastated the southern United States.

Sep 14 2017

Equifax tumbles on hack concerns, sell-side stays bullish

Even as Equifax Inc shares were on track for their biggest weekly drop since July 2001 in the aftermath of a massive data breach, most of Wall Street still recommended buying the stock.

Sep 14 2017

Equifax tumbles on hack concerns, sell-side stays bullish

Sept 14 Even as Equifax Inc shares were on track for their biggest weekly drop since July 2001 in the aftermath of a massive data breach, most of Wall Street still recommended buying the stock.

Sep 11 2017

Insurer stocks jump as Irma losses seen less severe than feared

NEW YORK Shares of U.S. insurers jumped on Monday, with companies most exposed to Florida posting sharp gains, as loss estimates from Irma were seen as being less severe than feared as it was downgraded to a tropical storm from a hurricane.

Sep 08 2017

S&P 500 slips as Hurricane Irma nears Florida; tech falls

NEW YORK The S&P 500 ended slightly lower on Friday as investors braced for potential damage from Hurricane Irma as it drove toward Florida, while a decline in big tech names like Apple and Facebook pushed the Nasdaq down more sharply. | Video

Sep 07 2017

Wall St. ends flat as media stocks slump, healthcare gains

Wall Street ended little changed on Thursday after a moderate late-day rally as media stocks, which slumped on negative business updates from Walt Disney and Comcast, were offset by gains in healthcare shares. | Video

Sep 06 2017

Energy shares lead broad rebound on Wall Street

Wall Street climbed on Wednesday, boosted by energy shares and helped by news of an agreement to extend the debt limit, as stocks bounced back from a day-earlier selloff. | Video

Sep 05 2017

Fresh North Korea tensions hit Wall Street

U.S. stocks sank on Tuesday, with the S&P 500 stumbling to its biggest single-day loss in about three weeks, as investors weighed fresh tensions with North Korea. | Video

Sep 01 2017

Wall Street edges up as rate-hike bets in check after jobs data

NEW YORK Wall Street gained modestly on Friday as a tepid U.S. jobs report kept expectations muted for another interest rate hike this year, while investors kicked off a typically dour month for stocks on a positive note. | Video

Aug 18 2017

Factbox - Amazon looms over retail sector as U.S. earnings season winds down

NEW YORK Second-quarter reports from U.S. companies slowed to a trickle this week, but Amazon.com Inc continues to pop up as a topic on corporate conference calls.

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