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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TOKYO Tokyo's taxi industry is undergoing some radical changes as Japan, already dealing with unprecedented levels of tourism, gears up to host two major sporting events in the next 26 months. | Video
TOKYO Japan's national coach Jamie Joseph believes his players are fitter and better prepared for the June tests against Italy and Georgia than they were this time last year.
TOKYO It has been a long and frustrating road back to fitness for Japan's Kei Nishikori, who will arrive at Roland Garros without an ATP title for more than two years and desperate to prove that his career has not already peaked.
TOKYO New Japan head coach Akira Nishino has named a 27-man squad filled with trusted stalwarts for this month's World Cup warm-up against Ghana on Friday.
TOKYO, Japan When the Kamaishi Recovery Memorial Stadium opens for the first time in August it will be a landmark moment for rugby in Japan as well as for the regions ravaged by the 2011 earthquake and tsunami, World Rugby Chairman Bill Beaumont said on Tuesday.
TOKYO The Sunwolves picked up their first win of the Super Rugby season at the 10th attempt when Hayden Parker and Hosea Saumaki led the way in a rousing 63-28 victory over the slumping Queensland Reds in the Japanese capital on Saturday.
TOKYO With a win finally secured heading into the last 10 minutes, there was a carnival atmosphere at a sun-drenched Prince Chichibu Memorial Stadium as the Sunwolves fans celebrated a long-awaited victory in this season's Super Rugby competition.
TOKYO, May 12 With a win finally secured heading into the last 10 minutes, there was a carnival atmosphere at a sun-drenched Prince Chichibu Memorial Stadium as the Sunwolves fans celebrated a long-awaited victory in this season's Super Rugby competition.
TOKYO With a little under 500 days to go until the start of the 2019 Rugby World Cup, tournament director Alan Gilpin believes Japan -- the first nation outside of rugby's traditional heartland to host the event -- is right on track to stage a "great" event.
TOKYO, Japan The club scheduled to stage the golf tournament during the 2020 Tokyo Games has granted three women full memberships after being warned that it could be stripped as an Olympic host if it does not change its discriminatory policy.