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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

06 Mar 2018

Taxi drivers protest against Uber 'invasion' in Greece

ATHENS Hundreds of taxi drivers marched in central Athens on Tuesday to protest at what they called an "invasion" by Uber, and attacked passing cars they thought were being used by the ride-hailing service. | Video

26 Jan 2018

Scientists reconstruct face of 9,000 year-old Greek teenager

ATHENS The last time anyone looked on Dawn's face was 9,000 years ago. | Video

30 Nov 2017

Researchers date discovery of Christ's tomb in Jerusalem to Roman era

ATHENS Mortar under a slab at the heart of Jerusalem's Church of the Holy Sepulchre dates to the era of Roman Emperor Constantine, confirming historical accounts of the discovery of the place where Christians believe Jesus was entombed, researchers say.

14 Nov 2017

Refugees in Greece demand transfer to Germany, start hunger strike

(The November 1 story has been corrected to read 25,000 in paragraph 11.)

01 Jun 2017

New exhibition gives rare insight into life of diva Maria Callas

ATHENS Forty years after her death, the personal life of opera great Maria Callas still has a rapt audience.

30 Mar 2017

As austerity digs in, Greek courts are battleground on foreclosures

ATHENS Crowds of protesters gathered outside court chamber 7 in central Athens one recent Wednesday, unfurling a huge banner before they moved swiftly to block the entrance.

27 Feb 2017

Flour power lifts spirits as Greek village stages mock battle

GALAXIDI, GREECE Greek villagers staged a street battle on Monday with bags of coloured flour in an annual tradition called the Flour War. | Video

01 Aug 2016

Shackled remains at ancient Greek site tell tale of intrigue

ATHENS At least 80 skeletons lie in a mass grave in an ancient Greek cemetery, their wrists clamped by iron shackles.

04 Sep 2014

Greece says in 'danger zone' from influx of Syrian, Iraqi refugees

ATHENS Greece is slipping into a "danger zone" without the funds or resources to handle a fast-growing wave of refugees trying to enter the European Union from war-torn countries like Syria and Iraq, the government warned on Thursday.

04 Sep 2014

Greece says in "danger zone" from influx of Syrian, Iraqi refugees

ATHENS Greece is slipping into a "danger zone" without the funds or resources to handle a fast-growing wave of refugees trying to enter the European Union from war-torn countries like Syria and Iraq, the government warned on Thursday.

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