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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

Sep 18 2017

Hulu's big Emmy night marks a streaming milestone

LOS ANGELES Streaming service Hulu made Emmy history on Sunday by becoming the first digital platform to win a top series award with its dystopian saga "The Handmaid's Tale."

Sep 17 2017

Emmy winners throw jabs at Trump, Spicer wheels into spotlight

LOS ANGELES The Emmy awards show was peppered with political jokes and pointed speeches on Sunday, as host Stephen Colbert took shots at U.S. President Donald Trump, Sean Spicer made a surprise appearance and Trump won an Emmy - sort of.

Sep 17 2017

Sean Spicer wheels into Emmy Awards spotlight

LOS ANGELES, Sept 17 As Stephen Colbert took shots at U.S. President Donald Trump's tweeting habits at Sunday's Emmy Awards, it was the appearance of former White House press secretary Sean Spicer that stunned the star-studded audience, including Melissa McCarthy.

Aug 24 2017

Disney taps augmented reality for 'Star Wars' toy event

LOS ANGELES Walt Disney Co will send "Star Wars" characters into the realm of augmented reality next week to draw fans into stores as they release new merchandise tied to upcoming movie the "The Last Jedi," the company said in a statement on Thursday. | Video

Aug 24 2017

Disney taps augmented reality for 'Star Wars' toy event

LOS ANGELES, Aug 24 Walt Disney Co will send "Star Wars" characters into the realm of augmented reality next week to draw fans into stores as they release new merchandise tied to upcoming movie the "The Last Jedi," the company said in a statement on Thursday.

Aug 18 2017

Lights, camera, corona: Hollywood embraces the eclipse

LOS ANGELES The sun is getting ready for its closeup. Producers of feature films and TV commercials will set up at key locations to capture what they hope will be unique scenes using the natural spectacle of Monday's total solar eclipse. | Video

Aug 11 2017

Netflix discussing keeping Disney's Marvel, 'Star Wars' films

LOS ANGELES Netflix Inc is in "active discussions" with Walt Disney Co about keeping Marvel and "Star Wars" films after 2019, when new Disney and Pixar movies will stop appearing on the streaming service, a senior executive said late on Thursday.

Aug 11 2017

Netflix says in discussions with Disney over Marvel, 'Star Wars' films

LOS ANGELES, Aug 11 Netflix Inc is in "active discussions" with Walt Disney Co about keeping Marvel and "Star Wars" films after 2019 when new Disney and Pixar movies will stop appearing on the streaming service, a senior Netflix executive said on Thursday.

Aug 09 2017

Disney shares drop as investors weigh risks of new streaming plans

Walt Disney Co's plan to launch its own digital movie and sports services means the world's largest entertainment company must learn how to attract streaming video subscribers and keep them hooked in a highly competitive market. | Video

Aug 08 2017

Disney to pull movies from Netflix, plans own streaming service

Walt Disney Co will stop providing new movies to Netflix Inc starting in 2019 and launch its own streaming service as the world's biggest entertainment company tries to capture digital viewers who are dumping traditional television. | Video

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