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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

20 Aug 2018

UK government takes control of crisis-hit prison run by G4S

LONDON The British government has taken over the running of a major prison from contractor G4S after an inspection found that staff locked themselves in offices to avoid prisoners who were using drugs and violence with near impunity.

20 Aug 2018

UK government takes control of crisis-hit prison run by G4S

LONDON The British government has taken over the running of a major prison from contractor G4S after an inspection found that staff locked themselves in offices to avoid prisoners who were using drugs and violence with near impunity.

07 Aug 2018

Soccer: Kroenke wins full control of Arsenal after Usmanov agrees to sell

LONDON American billionaire Stan Kroenke has struck a deal to take full control of Arsenal by buying out Russian rival Alisher Usmanov, valuing the English Premier League club at around $2.3 billion but enraging some fans of the north London team. | Video

27 Jul 2018

Britain's Pearson pursues return to growth with digital courses

LONDON British education publisher Pearson said it was on track to return to underlying profit growth this year after demand for digital course material in the United States helped it report slightly better-than-expected first-half results.

26 Jul 2018

As ad rivals flounder, Dentsu Aegis boss seeks to stay ahead

LONDON The boss of Dentsu Aegis Network plans to exploit the weakness of rivals such as WPP by snapping up the most attractive businesses in the advertising sector to protect its above-average growth.

23 Jul 2018

UK sets out full-fiber network plan to catch up with European rivals

LONDON Britain could pay for the roll out of full-fiber broadband to its most remote regions with up to $6.6 billion of public money to tackle its position at the bottom of the European league for "gold standard" connectivity.

19 Jul 2018

Babcock shares dive as slower submarine spending weighs

LONDON British engineer Babcock cut its full-year revenue growth target on Thursday as delays in government spending on submarines hit its Marine division, sending its shares down more than 10 percent.

19 Jul 2018

"It's not too late to save Brexit," Johnson tells UK parliament

LONDON Boris Johnson, who quit as Britain's former foreign minister last week, accused Prime Minister Theresa May on Wednesday of planning a phoney Brexit that would betray voters by failing to take the country completely out of the European Union. | Video

19 Jul 2018

'It's not too late to save Brexit,' Johnson tells UK parliament

LONDON Boris Johnson, who quit as Britain's former foreign minister last week, accused Prime Minister Theresa May on Wednesday of planning a phoney Brexit that would betray voters by failing to take the country completely out of the European Union. | Video

18 Jul 2018

Tame UK inflation knocks BoE rate hike expectations

LONDON British inflation unexpectedly held steady last month, denting market confidence about a Bank of England interest rate hike next month and sending sterling to a 10-month low against the dollar.

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