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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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Aston Martin's turnaround plan moves up a gear with Vantage model

GAYDON, England Luxury British carmaker Aston Martin unveiled its new Vantage model on Tuesday, as it pursues a turnaround plan designed to return it to profitability and set up a possible stock market flotation.

17 Nov 2017

Jaguar Land Rover tests first driverless vehicle on public roads

LONDON Britain's biggest automaker, Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) , has tested its first driverless car on public roads, it said on Friday, as carmakers race against each other and tech firms to tap into new technologies.

16 Nov 2017

Number of new homes in England nears pre-crisis high

LONDON The number of new homes coming onto the market in England reached nearly 220,000 in 2016-17, just short of the pre-financial crisis peak, as the government faces pressure to solve a growing housing shortage.

09 Nov 2017

Honda says it could not absorb 10 percent tariff after Brexit

LONDON Japanese carmaker Honda cannot afford the 10 percent export tariff that would be imposed on its British-built cars if Britain had to return to World Trade Organization rules after Brexit, it said on Thursday.

09 Nov 2017

Vodafone challenges BT with UK fibre broadband plan

LONDON Vodafone will partner with fibre network developer CityFibre to bring ultrafast broadband to 5 million UK homes and businesses by 2025, in a direct challenge to dominant rival BT .

09 Nov 2017

Dealership Lookers says carmakers cut UK sales targets

LONDON Major carmakers are reducing their sales targets in Britain by around 10 percent amid weakening demand, dealership chain Lookers said on Thursday.

02 Nov 2017

Brighton renews Uber licence for six months as it monitors London dispute

LONDON Brighton has renewed Uber's licence to operate in the southern English city for six months while the local authority follows the outcome of London's move to strip the taxi app of its licence.

01 Nov 2017

Deliveroo riders to seek employment rights at UK tribunal

LONDON Riders at food courier firm Deliveroo will begin the process of seeking employment rights such as the minimum wage at a tribunal on Thursday, in a further challenge to the flourishing "gig economy."

27 Oct 2017

Uber appoints banking executive as first UK chairman

LONDON Uber appointed Laurel Powers-Freeling, who has held a series of banking roles, as its first UK chairman just as it battles to retain its operating license in London, its most important European market.

26 Oct 2017

Johnson says Poles' post-Brexit rights protected 'whatever happens'

LONDON Foreign minister Boris Johnson said Poles in Britain "will be protected, whatever happens" after Brexit, in comments publicised on Thursday that appeared to go further than Prime Minister Theresa May on guaranteeing the rights of EU citizens.

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