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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MOSCOW A flawed routine could not stop Javier Fernandez becoming the first man in more than 80 years to win six consecutive European figure skating titles on Friday as the Spaniard proved he will be among the title favourites at next month's Winter Olympics.
MOSCOW The Russian Under-19 women's handball team has been stripped of the silver medal they won at last year's European championship after three of their players failed doping tests, the European Handball Federation (EHF) said on Friday.
MOSCOW Twice world champion Evgenia Medvedeva was upstaged by Russian compatriot Alina Zagitova in the short programme at the European championships on Thursday as Russians pairs swept the podium on home ice.
MOSCOW Spain's Javier Fernandez stumbled on a quad Salchow but still took the lead after the short programme at the European figure skating championships on Wednesday before French duo Vanessa James and Morgan Cipres upset their Russian rivals in the pairs.
MOSCOW Spain's Javier Fernandez stumbled on a quad Salchow but still took the lead after the short program at the European figure skating championships on Wednesday before French duo Vanessa James and Morgan Cipres upset their Russian rivals in the pairs.
MOSCOW, Jan 17 Spain's Javier Fernandez stumbled on a quad Salchow but still took the lead after the short programme at the European figure skating championships on Wednesday as he bids to win a sixth consecutive title.
MOSCOW Jim Paek, head coach of the South Korean men's national ice hockey team, is a man of two Olympic nations.
MOSCOW Former French figure skating judge Marie-Reine Le Gougne, who was at the epicentre of the 2002 Salt Lake City Games scandal that redefined the sport, has since traded the limelight for the tranquillity of a wellbeing centre.
MOSCOW At the 2002 Salt Lake City Olympics, one of the biggest judging scandals in figure skating history deprived Canadian pair Jamie Sale and David Pelletier of their moment of glory.
MOSCOW American ice dancers Maia and Alex Shibutani exchange glances and beam as they describe their new programs and their progress since their last Olympic appearance.
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