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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

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Yeezy to Disney: Kanye West shatters year-long Twitter silence

LOS ANGELES Kanye West said on Wednesday that he had fired his manager and suggested he may run for U.S. president in a frenetic Twitter spree in which he promised four new albums and compared himself to Henry Ford and Walt Disney. | Video

Apr 25 2018

Yeezy to Disney: Kanye West shatters year-long Twitter silence

LOS ANGELES, April 25 Kanye West said on Wednesday that he had fired his manager and suggested he may run for U.S. president in a frenetic Twitter spree in which he promised four new albums and compared himself to Henry Ford and Walt Disney.

Apr 25 2018

Mighty reviews see cliffhanger 'Infinity War' poised for huge opening

LOS ANGELES Marvel superhero movie "Avengers: Infinity War" earned impressive reviews on Tuesday ahead of what is expected to be one of the biggest box office opening weekends on record. | Video

Apr 24 2018

'Handmaid's Tale' returns to television, darker and more chilling

LOS ANGELES "The Handmaid's Tale" returns to television this week with its chilling portrait of a near future where women are turned into second-class citizens seeming even darker and more prescient than ever.

Apr 23 2018

U.S. mass shooting survivors pay it forward with two short films

, Tim McGrath emerged from the 2012 movie theater shooting in Aurora, Colorado, physically unscathed, but his heart breaks whenever another person with a gun makes headlines in the United States. | Video

Apr 17 2018

Kendrick Lamar becomes first rapper to win Pulitzer

LOS ANGELES California rapper Kendrick Lamar on Monday became the first rapper to win the Pulitzer Prize for music, one of the most prestigious arts awards in the United States. | Video

Mar 23 2018

Celebrity cash, kudos boost 'March for Our Lives' gun control campaign

LOS ANGELES Oprah Winfrey calls them "warriors of the light," actor Bill Murray says the young Florida gun control campaigners remind him of the students who rallied to end the Vietnam War, and George Clooney has donated $500,000 to their cause.

Mar 16 2018

Academy of Motion Pictures chief accused of sexual misconduct - reports

LOS ANGELES The president of the Academy of Motion Pictures, the body that hands out the Oscars, is being investigated for sexual misconduct, Hollywood trade publications reported on Friday. | Video

Mar 08 2018

TV special to show 'charismatic' but 'manic' O.J. Simpson

LOS ANGELES The O.J. Simpson double murder case returns to U.S. television on Sunday with a 2006 interview that producers say will give viewers an unprecedented glimpse into the mind of the former football star.

Mar 05 2018

'Shape of Water' wins big at Oscars on activism-fuelled night

LOS ANGELES Romantic fantasy "The Shape of Water" won the best picture Oscar on Sunday, the film industry's most prestigious honour, on a night where themes of female empowerment and activism almost overshadowed the awards. | Video

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