Edition:
United States

Nathan Layne

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

Jun 21 2017

U.S. investigators in Russia probe look at role of Flynn partner

NEW YORK, June 21 Federal investigators probing the lobbying work of ousted national security adviser Michael Flynn are focused in part on the role of Bijan Kian, Flynn’s former business partner, according to a person interviewed by the FBI.

Jun 20 2017

Exclusive: U.S. investigators in Russia probe look at role of Flynn partner

NEW YORK Federal investigators probing the lobbying work of ousted national security adviser Michael Flynn are focused in part on the role of Bijan Kian, Flynn’s former business partner, according to a person interviewed by the FBI. 

Jun 19 2017

Japan's Universal says chairman made two improper transfers

Japan's Universal Entertainment Corp said on Monday that an internal investigation uncovered $2 million (1.57 million pounds) in improper transfers of company funds by Chairman Kazuo Okada, a disclosure that followed its claim earlier this month of an improper $17 million loan that benefited Okada.

Jun 19 2017

Japan's Universal says chairman made two improper transfers

June 19 Japan's Universal Entertainment Corp said on Monday that an internal investigation uncovered $2 million in improper transfers of company funds by Chairman Kazuo Okada, a disclosure that followed its claim earlier this month of an improper $17 million loan that benefited Okada.

Jun 13 2017

Misappropriated 1MDB funds helped finance $2.2 billion energy firm deal - U.S. lawsuit

KUALA LUMPUR Money misappropriated from a Malaysian state fund was used to partly finance the $2.2 billion acquisition of Houston-based Coastal Energy in 2014, the U.S. government alleged in a lawsuit filed last week.

Jun 08 2017

Japan's Universal accuses founder Okada of improper loan

Universal Entertainment Corp , a Japanese maker of slot machines, said on Thursday it was investigating what it suspects was an improper transfer of funds by Kazuo Okada, its founder and chairman, to a company he controls.

Jun 08 2017

Trump lawyer criticizes Comey's leak to news media

Former FBI Director James Comey said on Thursday that he gave a memo describing his conversations with U.S. President Donald Trump to a "close friend" and told him to share its contents with a reporter, a revelation that sparked sharp criticism from Trump's lawyer.

Jun 08 2017

Trump lawyer criticizes Comey's leak to news media

Former FBI Director James Comey said on Thursday that he gave a memo describing his conversations with U.S. President Donald Trump to a "close friend" and told him to share its contents with a reporter, a revelation that sparked sharp criticism from Trump's lawyer.

Jun 08 2017

Japan’s Universal accuses founder Okada of improper loan

June 8 Universal Entertainment Corp, a Japanese maker of slot machines, said on Thursday it was investigating what it suspects was an improper transfer of funds by Kazuo Okada, its founder and chairman, to a company he controls.

Jun 02 2017

Exclusive: Special counsel Mueller to probe ex-Trump aide Flynn's Turkey ties

WASHINGTON Robert Mueller, the special counsel investigating possible ties between the Trump election campaign and Russia, is expanding his probe to assume control of a grand jury investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn, three sources told Reuters. | Video

More From Around the Web

Markets

  • U.S.
  • Europe
  • Asia
  • Sectors

Sector Summary