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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

Jul 31 2018

Greek PM meets survivors in fire-stricken town as families mourn dead

ATHENS Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras met survivors of a wildfire that killed at least 91 people during his first visit to the town of Mati on Monday, as rescue teams kept recovering bodies and families mourned their dead. | Video

Jul 28 2018

Greece to start burying wildfire victims, government facing criticism

ATHENS Greece will this weekend begin burying the victims of a devastating wildfire near Athens which killed at least 88 people, and has prompted criticism of the government's handling of the disaster.

Jun 24 2018

Uber battles to keep London licence in court appeal

LONDON, June 25 Uber goes to court on Monday to overturn a decision stripping it of its licence in London after being ruled unfit to run a taxi service in its most important European market.

Jun 20 2018

Hyundai teams up with Volkswagen's Audi to boost hydrogen cars

LONDON Hyundai agreed a deal with Audi on Wednesday to collaborate on hydrogen car technology, hoping to boost an energy segment that has lagged behind battery electric vehicles.

Jun 15 2018

Stephen Hawking's voice beamed into space at final send-off

LONDON The voice of Stephen Hawking was beamed into space with a message of peace and hope on Friday as the British physicist, who gained international acclaim for his work on black holes, was laid to rest during a service at London's Westminster Abbey. | Video

Jun 13 2018

UK Supreme Court rules plumber in gig economy entitled to worker rights

LONDON Britain's Supreme Court ruled on Wednesday that a plumber hired on a self-employed basis was entitled to workers' rights, in a case that could increase pressure on firms in the gig economy to change their business models. | Video

Jun 12 2018

Deliveroo steps up Just Eat battle, letting restaurants use own riders

LONDON Deliveroo will allow restaurants to use their own riders for orders placed through its takeaway food app, in a move which will boost the number of available outlets by 50 percent as it intensifies a battle with rival Just Eat.

Jun 11 2018

Jaguar to cut more UK jobs as it moves Discovery output to Slovakia

LONDON Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) is set to cut more jobs in Britain as it moves all production of its Discovery car to lower-cost Slovakia before building its new Range Rover at an English factory.

Jun 08 2018

Brace for a possible 'Brexit meltdown' but don't panic, Johnson says -BuzzFeed

LONDON Foreign secretary Boris Johnson warned there could be a Brexit meltdown but it will be "all right in the end" and said that U.S. President Trump would take a tougher stance were he leading the talks, according to BuzzFeed. | Video

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