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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PARIS Italy might be seen as the perfect opponent for France to bounce back from their opening defeats in the Six Nations, but their lack of discipline, off the pitch this time, will make their task much harder as they trade in troubled waters.
PARIS Unai Emery's decision to start with Giovani Lo Celso in front of the defence in Paris St Germain's 3-1 Champions League defeat at Real Madrid backfired badly, but the coach remained confident his side would qualify for the last eight.
PARIS Martin Fourcade joined a select club of triple champions by winning the Olympic biathlon pursuit on Monday and is on course to become the most successful French Olympian.
Paris St Germain were made to wait as Neymar struck in the second half to earn a 1-0 win at Toulouse on Saturday that extended the Ligue 1 leaders' advantage to 12 points.
PARIS Johnny Sexton's last-second drop goal earned Ireland a dramatic 15-13 away victory against France in their Six Nations opener as Les Bleus suffered an agonising defeat in coach Jacques Brunel's first game in charge on Saturday.
PARIS, Feb 3 Johnny Sexton's last-second drop goal earned Ireland a dramatic 15-13 away victory against France in their Six Nations opener as Les Bleus suffered an agonising defeat for coach Jacques Brunel's first game in charge on Saturday.
PARIS Holders France ran into a spot of bother as they split the opening day's singles matches to finish locked at 1-1 with Netherlands in the first round of their Davis Cup World Group tie after being hit by injuries on Friday.
MARCOUSSIS, France New France coach Jacques Brunel made bold choices as he named teenager Matthieu Jalibert at flyhalf for his team's Six Nations opening game against Ireland on Saturday.
PARIS Mid-table Girondins de Bordeaux's new coach Gus Poyet got off to a flying start as they beat second-placed visitors Olympique Lyonnais 3-1 in Ligue 1 on Sunday.
PARIS After years of overspending where domestic and European success was bought via cherry-picked foreign superstars, the French Top 14 is stabilising as increased TV revenue has begun to level the playing field for those clubs not backed by a millionaire owner.
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