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.
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Track and field's newest endeavour to attract fans to the sport will take place in London next weekend without many of the athletes it values most.
Sprint man of the hour Noah Lyles' next challenge will be a 200 meters in July's Lausanne Diamond League meeting, his coach told Reuters.
No longer is Ronnie Baker that other guy in the fast lane with America's best sprinters.
World sprint champions Justin Gatlin and Christian Coleman will miss next week's U.S. championships and as a result will not be eligible for track and field's new premier event, the Athletics World Cup in London in July, officials tell Reuters.
June 16 World sprint champions Justin Gatlin and Christian Coleman will miss next week's U.S. championships and as a result will not be eligible for track and field's new premier event, the Athletics World Cup in London in July, officials tell Reuters.
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American 60 meters world record holder Christian Coleman will miss next week's Diamond League meetings in Oslo and Stockholm as he recovers from a hamstring injury, his manager said on Saturday.
EUGENE, Oregon South Africa's Olympic and world champion Caster Semenya put aside controversy and ran the fastest women's 800 meters of the year at the Prefontaine Classic Diamond League meeting on Saturday.
EUGENE, Oregon American world champion Sam Kendricks outlasted a high-quality pole vault field in tricky conditions while Olympic gold medalist Thomas Rohler led a German domination of the javelin at the Prefontaine Classic Diamond League meeting on Friday.
EUGENE, Oregon World champion Justin Gatlin has withdrawn from Saturday's Prefontaine Classic with a hamstring injury and chief rival Christian Coleman will only race in the 100 meters, their managers said on Wednesday.