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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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'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' opens with galactic $450 million box office

LOS ANGELES "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" burst into theaters with a staggering $450 million in global ticket sales in its opening weekend, confirming that the celebrated space adventure franchise remained a powerful force at the box office.

Dec 15 2017

Family-friendly Disney to bring edgier Fox fare to streaming video

LOS ANGELES Walt Disney Co is poised to add foul-mouthed superhero Deadpool and gory TV series "American Horror Story" to its portfolio, a novel move for the king of family-friendly entertainment into the adult-oriented programming consumers are devouring on streaming video.

Dec 14 2017

Family-friendly Disney to bring edgier Fox fare to streaming video

LOS ANGELES Walt Disney Co is poised to add foul-mouthed superhero Deadpool and gory TV series "American Horror Story" to its portfolio, a novel move for the king of family-friendly entertainment into the adult-oriented programming consumers are devouring on streaming video.

Dec 14 2017

Analysis: Fox's Star to bring Disney cash and cricket in India

Walt Disney Co's expected deal with Twenty-First Century Fox Inc would give the world's best-known entertainment company new advantages in India, such as cricket rights and local-language TV shows for the fast-growing media market.

Dec 14 2017

Fox's Star to bring Disney cash and cricket in India

Walt Disney Co's deal with Twenty-First Century Fox Inc gives the world's best-known entertainment company new advantages in India, such as cricket rights and local-language TV shows for the fast-growing media market.

Dec 12 2017

Adorable or deplorable? Porgs stir debate in 'Star Wars' galaxy

LOS ANGELES Furry, wide-eyed and winged critters called Porgs are invading the "Star Wars" galaxy, and Walt Disney Co hopes they will soon be roosting under fans' Christmas trees. | Video

Dec 03 2017

Leia leads resistance in Carrie Fisher's final 'Star Wars' film

LOS ANGELES Carrie Fisher's final performance as the beloved Leia in "Star Wars" puts the character on the front lines in a dark new chapter that reaches theaters this month, leaving a galactic hole to fill after the sudden death of the actress a year ago. | Video

Nov 29 2017

Lauer's firing challenges NBC in morning show wars

The abrupt departure of "Today" co-host Matt Lauer may send some viewers to morning-news alternatives, at least in the short term, as NBC charts a course without its star anchor, media and advertising experts said on Wednesday.

Nov 29 2017

Lauer's firing challenges NBC in morning show wars

The abrupt departure of "Today" co-host Matt Lauer may send some viewers to morning-news alternatives, at least in the short term, as NBC charts a course without its star anchor, media and advertising experts said on Wednesday.

Nov 29 2017

Lauer's firing challenges NBC in morning show wars

Nov 29 The abrupt departure of "Today" co-host Matt Lauer may send some viewers to morning-news alternatives, at least in the short term, as NBC charts a course without its star anchor, media and advertising experts said on Wednesday.

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