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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The absence of Japan's Kei Nishikori from this year's Australian Open has turned the spotlight on Chung Hyeon as Asia waits for its first men's grand slam singles champion.
WELLINGTON Canterbury Cricket are hoping Ben Stokes's first match at their main venue at Hagley Oval on Sunday will help boost the size of what are traditionally small crowds at New Zealand's domestic one-day competition.
WELLINGTON Burnley striker Chris Wood looms as a potential game breaker for New Zealand in Wednesday's second leg of the World Cup playoff against Peru, as the All Whites bid for their third appearance in soccer's global showpiece.
WELLINGTON Travelling to Lima holds no fears for New Zealand as they seek a result against Peru in the second leg of their World Cup playoff, All Whites coach Anthony Hudson said.
WELLINGTON, Nov 11 Travelling to Lima holds no fears for New Zealand as they seek a result against Peru in the second leg of their World Cup playoff, All Whites coach Anthony Hudson said.
WELLINGTON New Zealand weathered a lack of possession and territory to hold Peru to a 0-0 draw in the first leg of their World Cup playoff at Wellington Regional Stadium on Saturday.
WELLINGTON Paolo Guerrero's ban for a failed doping test has deprived Peru of their talismanic skipper for the intercontinental playoff against New Zealand but the South Americans remain strong favourites to reach their first World Cup finals in 36 years.
WELLINGTON, Nov 2 Bundee Aki's inclusion in the Ireland squad last week prompted a few grumbles in the local media but it could not have come as a major shock to anyone that a New Zealander with Samoan heritage might be about to make his test debut in green.
WELLINGTON It was never really going to be a case of if Asafo Aumua made the All Blacks squad, more a matter of when.
WELLINGTON New Zealand named four uncapped players on Monday in the squad for their end-of-season tour but lock Brodie Retallick will not be on the plane to Europe as he deals with a personal matter.