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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ZURICH Foreign clubs are stunting Dutch talent by signing players at a young age and then placing them in youth and reserve teams, former Netherlands player Johan Neeskens told Reuters in an interview.
ST MORITZ, Switzerland American Lindsey Vonn sustained an injury during the World Cup super-G race in St Moritz on Saturday as Switzerland's Lara Gut crashed halfway down the course.
ST MORITZ, Switzerland, Dec 9 American Lindsey Vonn was injured after finishing the World Cup Super G race in St Moritz on Saturday while Switzerland's Lara Gut crashed halfway down the course.
NYON, Switzerland The financial gap between Europe’s top sides and the rest is so wide that even the big clubs agree that something must be done about it, UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin said on Thursday.
NYON, Switzerland, Dec 7 The financial gap between Europe’s top sides and the rest is so wide that even the big clubs agree that something must be done about it, UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin said on Thursday.
NYON, Switzerland Brussels has lost the right to stage Euro 2020 matches following delays in the development of its new Eurostadium with the four games it was due to host going to London's Wembley instead.
LAUSANNE Under huge pressure from all sides, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) will decide on Tuesday whether to ban Russia from next year's Winter Olympics over alleged institutionalised doping.
EINDHOVEN, Netherlands Amid the flurry of doping and corruption scandals which have hit sport over the last few years, it is often asked why athletes do not make more use their influence to force change. Brazil is a rare case where they can claim to have done so.
EINDHOVEN, Netherlands Allowing Russia to compete at the 2018 Winter Games would be "a missed opportunity" which would raise doubts about sport's willingness to root out drug cheats, the head of the umbrella group of national anti-doping agencies told Reuters.
EINDHOVEN, Netherlands The NFL's Rooney Rule could be a way of bringing greater racial and ethnic diversity to European soccer coaching, campaigners said, as a new survey confirmed that it remains a white, male preserve.
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