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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

Jan 10 2018

Special Report: How courts help companies keep sexual misconduct under cover

NEW YORK Cristina Chen-Oster, a senior salesperson in Goldman Sachs’s convertible bonds department, was a few years out of MIT when a male colleague pinned her against a wall, kissed her, groped her and tried to engage in a sexual act, she said in a lawsuit in federal court. After reporting the incident to her boss, the lawsuit alleged, she missed out on pay and promotions while her accused attacker steadily rose through the ranks.

Jan 10 2018

U.S. judge blocks Trump move to end DACA program for immigrants

SAN FRANCISCO/WASHINGTON A U.S. judge in San Francisco temporarily barred President Donald Trump's administration on Tuesday from ending a program shielding young people brought to the United States illegally by their parents from deportation. | Video

Dec 21 2017

Second U.S. judge blocks Trump administration birth control rules

SAN FRANCISCO A second U.S. judge on Thursday blocked President Donald Trump's administration from enforcing new rules that undermine an Obamacare requirement for employers to provide insurance that covers women's birth control.

Dec 14 2017

Inquiry launched into harassment allegations against U.S. appeals judge

SAN FRANCISCO The chief judge of a federal appeals court on Thursday initiated an inquiry into harassment accusations involving another judge that were reported by The Washington Post, a court filing showed.

Dec 12 2017

U.S. judge questions Trump administration on birth control rules

OAKLAND, Calif. A U.S. judge questioned on Tuesday whether the federal government properly formulated new rules that undermine an Obamacare requirement for employers to provide insurance that covers women's birth control.

Dec 08 2017

Uber agrees to settle U.S. lawsuit filed by India rape victim

SAN FRANCISCO Uber Technologies Inc and a woman who accused top executives of improperly obtaining her medical records after a company driver raped her in India have agreed to settle a civil lawsuit the woman filed against Uber in June, according to a U.S. federal court filing on Friday.

Dec 06 2017

U.S. appeals court hears arguments on Trump travel ban

SEATTLE/SAN FRANCISCO A U.S. appeals court on Wednesday wrestled with a bid by President Donald Trump to show that his latest travel ban targeting people from six Muslim-majority countries is legal.

Dec 01 2017

Uber lawyer says board, ex-CEO knew of evidence withheld from Waymo case

SAN FRANCISCO Uber Technologies Inc's former chief executive and some board members knew of a letter alleging employees had stolen trade secrets, but the document was withheld from a high-stakes lawsuit, a company attorney testified on Wednesday.

Nov 29 2017

Uber lawyer says ex-CEO, board members told of letter kept from Waymo lawsuit

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 29 Uber Technologies Inc's former chief executive and some board members knew of a letter a U.S. judge has said was withheld from a high-stakes lawsuit, an attorney for the company testified on Wednesday.

Nov 28 2017

Uber-Waymo trial delayed as U.S. judge raises prospect of 'cover-up'

SAN FRANCISCO Uber Technologies Inc withheld evidence in a lawsuit filed by Alphabet Inc's Waymo, a U.S. judge said on Tuesday, delaying a trial to give Waymo time to review a letter alleging that Uber trained employees to steal trade secrets and hide their tracks.

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