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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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Soccer: Poland's mishaps help Senegal claim first African win

MOSCOW Senegal became the first African team to win a match at the 2018 World Cup on Tuesday when they beat Poland 2-1, helped by an own goal from a Brazilian-born Polish defender and a nightmare moment for goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny.

18 Jun 2018

Soccer: Poland tough guy Glik could face Senegal

MOSCOW Poland have still not ruled out the possibility of defender Kamil Glik playing in their opening World Cup Group H match against Senegal on Tuesday, coach Adam Nawalka said.

18 Jun 2018

Soccer: Former cleaner and ex-electrician face off at World Cup

MOSCOW A former cleaner and a ex-hotel electrician will occupy the two technical areas when Morocco face Portugal in a World Cup Group B match on Wednesday.

18 Jun 2018

Soccer: Shock win over Germany could help Mexico overcome last-16 jinx

MOSCOW Mexico's astonishing win over Germany has raised hopes that they could finally break a long-running jinx at the World Cup and go beyond the second round.

18 Jun 2018

Soccer: Mexico's shock win over Germany was result of six months' work - Osorio

MOSCOW Mexico's shock 1-0 World Cup win over Germany was the result of six months' planning, coach Juan Carlos Osorio said on Sunday, adding that he had told his team to "play with the love of winning rather than the fear of losing".

18 Jun 2018

Mexico's shock win over Germany was result of six months' work: Osorio

MOSCOW Mexico's shock 1-0 World Cup win over Germany was the result of six months' planning, coach Juan Carlos Osorio said on Sunday, adding that he had told his team to "play with the love of winning rather than the fear of losing".

18 Jun 2018

Mexico's shock win over Germany was result of six months' work - Osorio

MOSCOW Mexico's shock 1-0 World Cup win over Germany was the result of six months' planning, coach Juan Carlos Osorio said on Sunday, adding that he had told his team to "play with the love of winning rather than the fear of losing".

17 Jun 2018

Lewandowski will have to conquer K2 in Poland opener

MOSCOW Poland forward Robert Lewandowski will be faced with a defender ominously known as K2 when, at the age of 29, he finally makes his debut at the World Cup finals in Tuesday's Group H match against Senegal.

16 Jun 2018

Soccer: Sampaoli delivers blunt assessment Argentina's failings

MOSCOW Argentina were too ponderous in midfield and lacked creativity, coach Jorge Sampaoli said in a blunt assessment of their failure to beat Iceland in their opening World Cup match on Saturday.

15 Jun 2018

Soccer: Iceland coach talks of dentistry and the Cod Wars ahead of Argentina match

MOSCOW Iceland's amiable coach Heimir Hallgrimsson found time to discuss dentistry and the Cod Wars on Friday as the rank outsiders prepared to face Argentina in their World Cup opener on Saturday.

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