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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.

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11 Jul 2018

American Airlines to eliminate plastic straws from cabins, lounges

American Airlines on Tuesday said it plans to no longer offer plastic straws and stir sticks in its lounges and onboard its flights, amid a broader global push to abandon one-time use plastics.

11 Jul 2018

Airbus wins JetBlue order for its newly rebranded A220

NEW YORK Airbus SE scored a key victory on Tuesday, with U.S. airline JetBlue announcing it would buy 60 of its A220-300 narrowbody jets, the first major order for the planemaker's newly rebranded program as its battle with rival Boeing Co intensifies.

11 Jul 2018

Airbus wins JetBlue order for its newly rebranded A220

NEW YORK, July 10 Airbus SE scored a key victory on Tuesday, with U.S. airline JetBlue announcing it would buy 60 of its A220-300 narrowbody jets, the first major order for the planemaker's newly rebranded program as its battle with rival Boeing Co intensifies.

10 Jul 2018

Starbucks to phase out plastic straws as opposition to them grows

NEW YORK Starbucks Corp said on Monday it will begin phasing out use of plastic straws at its restaurants by 2020, giving environmentalists a sizeable victory in their campaign to convince restaurants to abandon plastic utensils. | Video

10 Jul 2018

U.S. states probe fast-food franchise deals not to poach workers

WASHINGTON A group of U.S. state attorneys general is investigating whether Five Guys, Panera, Burger King and other big fast food chains are using "no-poach" rules in franchise agreements to hold down wages and limit employee advancement, the officials said on Monday.

10 Jul 2018

U.S. states probe fast-food franchise deals not to poach workers

WASHINGTON, July 9 A group of U.S. state attorneys general is investigating whether Five Guys, Panera, Burger King and other big fast food chains are using "no-poach" rules in franchise agreements to hold down wages and limit employee advancement, the officials said on Monday.

29 Jun 2018

Starbucks CFO Maw to retire, shares tumble

Starbucks Corp said on Thursday that Chief Financial Officer Scott Maw will retire at the end of November, a surprise departure that sent shares of the world's largest coffee shop chain down 2.61 percent.

28 Jun 2018

Chipotle CEO plans marketing blitz, closing up to 65 stores

Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc said on Wednesday the chain will shut up to 65 underperforming restaurants and revamp its marketing under Chief Executive Officer Brian Niccol, but many questions remain unanswered about what to expect under the new leadership.

22 Jun 2018

U.S. passengers file suit against Southwest over fatal engine explosion

NEW YORK Eight passengers have sued Southwest Airlines Co over a catastrophic engine blowout in April that killed a passenger and injured several others.

22 Jun 2018

U.S. passengers file suit against Southwest over fatal engine explosion

NEW YORK, June 21 Eight passengers have sued Southwest Airlines Co over a catastrophic engine blowout in April that killed a passenger and injured several others.

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