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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

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Ford to invest $740 million in Detroit train station, city development project

WASHINGTON Ford Motor Co disclosed Tuesday it will spend $740 million on a project to revamp Michigan Central Station, Detroit’s historic but dilapidated former rail station, as well as other neighborhood sites.

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Tribune executives will get bonuses after Sinclair deal collapses

WASHINGTON Tribune Media Co said Tuesday it will pay bonuses to executives who worked for more than 15 months on its failed merger with Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc .

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Ford to invest $740 mln in Detroit train station, city development project

WASHINGTON, Aug 14 Ford Motor Co disclosed Tuesday it will spend $740 million on a project to revamp Michigan Central Station, Detroit’s historic but dilapidated former rail station, as well as other neighborhood sites.

14 Aug 2018

EPA staff disputed claim fuel efficiency plan would save lives

WASHINGTON As the Trump administration moves to freeze vehicle fuel efficiency standards, some regulatory officials have disputed the Transportation Department rationale that the plan would significantly cut traffic deaths, internal documents made public on Tuesday showed.

11 Aug 2018

U.S.-Mexico NAFTA talks drag on as autos sticking points emerge

WASHINGTON Talks between the United States and Mexico over the future of the North American Free Trade Agreement were set to drag into next week, as auto industry officials said on Friday that new sticking points had emerged over President Donald Trump's threat to impose steep automotive tariffs.

10 Aug 2018

Group asks Trump to unblock 41 Twitter users after court ruling

WASHINGTON A U.S. free speech group on Friday asked President Donald Trump to unblock 41 Twitter users after a federal judge in May ordered him to restore access to a group of individuals who filed suit.

10 Aug 2018

Automakers balk at U.S. request for confidential info for import probe

WASHINGTON Two automotive trade groups on Friday raised "significant concerns" over the U.S. government's request for confidential business information as it probes whether automotive imports pose a national security risk, according to a letter seen by Reuters.

09 Aug 2018

Tribune Media ends merger deal with Sinclair, files suit

Tribune Media Co terminated its $3.9 billion sale to Sinclair Broadcast Group on Thursday and sued Sinclair for breach of contract, claiming the rival TV-station owner mishandled efforts to get the transaction approved by taking too long and being too aggressive in its dealings with regulators. | Video

08 Aug 2018

Apple tells lawmakers iPhones are not listening in on consumers

Apple Inc told U.S. lawmakers on Tuesday that its iPhones do not listen to users without their consent and do not allow third-party apps to do so either, after lawmakers asked the company if its devices were invading users' privacy.

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