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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

Jun 24 2018

Athletics - Levy, Williams recover to win sprint hurdle titles

KINGSTON Commonwealth Games champion Ronald Levy did not enjoy the cleanest of performances but did enough to win the 110m hurdles in a time of 13.16 seconds at the Jamaican trials on Sunday.

Jun 23 2018

Athletics - Levy targets sub-13 club after winning semis

KINGSTON, Jamaica Commonwealth Games champion Ronald Levy signalled his readiness for Sunday's final of the 110m hurdles with an easy 13.45 second to win his semi-final at the Jamaican trials on Saturday.

Jun 21 2018

Blake still looking to rediscover his best at Jamaica trials

KINGSTON Former world champion Yohan Blake, who is still seeking to return to his best after years of sub-par performances, clocked 10.11 seconds in 100m qualifying at the Jamaican Athletics championships on Thursday.

May 31 2018

Athletics: Jamaica's Carter loses CAS appeal

KINGSTON Nesta Carter, the 2013 world 100 meters bronze medalist, has lost his appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) against the International Olympic Committee's decision to strip him and his Jamaica men's sprint relay team mates of their gold medals from the 2008 Beijing Olympics.

Mar 06 2018

Olympic champion hurdler McLeod to miss Commonwealth Games

KINGSTON Olympic and world champion hurdler Omar McLeod will miss the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games, Jamaican athletics said on Tuesday.

Mar 05 2018

Olympics: Jamaican bobsledder requests 'B' sample test - IBSF

KINGSTON The member of the Jamaican women's bobsleigh team who returned an adverse analytical finding for a banned substance before the Winter Olympics has requested her "B" sample be tested, the International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation (IBSF) has said.

Mar 02 2018

Jamaican bobsledder failed pre-Games doping test: Jamaica Bobsleigh

KINGSTON A member of the Jamaican women's bobsleigh team which competed at the recent Winter Olympics tested positive for a banned substance in January, the President of the Jamaica Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation told Reuters on Friday.

Jan 30 2018

Olympic hurdles champion McLeod may forgo Commonwealth Games

(This version of the Jan. 19 story corrects name and date of the Millrose Games in paragraph 14)

Dec 04 2017

Bolt overwhelmed by unveiling of statue where it all began

KINGSTON Multiple Olympic and world champion Usain Bolt has described the unveiling of his statue in front of Kingston's National Stadium as one of the greatest moments of his career.

Oct 27 2017

Doping: Jamaican sprinter Livermore give two-year ban

KINGSTON, Jamaica Commonwealth Games 200m bronze medalist Jason Livermore has been given a two-year ban for doping, Jamaica's Independent Disciplinary Panel said on Friday.


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