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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

Jun 28 2018

Majority of Americans think social media platforms censor political views: Pew survey

NEW YORK About seven out of ten Americans think social media platforms intentionally censor political viewpoints, the Pew Research Center found in a study released on Thursday.

Jun 27 2018

Equifax avoids fines in deal with U.S. states over data breach

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK Equifax Inc on Wednesday avoided fines in a deal with eight states' banking regulators over a data breach that compromised sensitive data of more than 145 million people, as the credit reporting agency agreed to tighten up security.

Jun 19 2018

Cybersecurity rivals CrowdStrike, Cylance close major funding rounds

NEW YORK CrowdStrike Inc and Cylance Inc, rival cybersecurity startups vying for a chunk of the surging security industry, both announced major rounds of funding on Tuesday.

Jun 18 2018

Americans grapple with recognizing facts in news stories: Pew survey

NEW YORK Only a quarter of U.S. adults in a recent survey could fully identify factual statements - as opposed to opinion - in news stories, the Pew Research Center found in a study released on Monday.

Dec 06 2017

High tech, high finance and high times for U.S. pot industry

Two years ago, Alan Gertner was head of Google's Asia-Pacific sales team in Singapore, handling more than $100 million in business. | Video

Nov 29 2017

Facebook to eliminate transaction fees on donations on its platform

NEW YORK Facebook Inc has eliminated transaction fees on donations made to non-profit organizations on its platform, Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg said on Wednesday, a change that could help the world's largest social media network expand its presence in online fund raising.

Nov 14 2017

North Korea decision on Olympics participation seen as last minute: South Korea official

NEW YORK Organizers of the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, expect long-time adversary North Korea to hold off for as long as possible on deciding whether to participate in the Games, South Korea's top sports official said on Tuesday.

Nov 08 2017

Factbox - Children, extended family among U.S. church shooting victims

An 18-month-old child, a pregnant mother of five and three generations of one family were among the victims of a gunman who opened fire in a church in a rural Texas community on Sunday, killing at least 26 people.

Nov 08 2017

Factbox - Children, extended family among U.S. church shooting victims

An infant, a pregnant mother of five and three generations of one family were among the victims of a gunman who opened fire in a church in a rural Texas community on Sunday, killing 26 people.

Nov 08 2017

Factbox: Children, extended family among U.S. church shooting victims

An infant, a pregnant mother of five and three generations of one family were among the victims of a gunman who opened fire in a church in a rural Texas community on Sunday, killing 26 people.

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