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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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Olympics - The first 5G Olympics? Not quite, say bemused spectators

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea The Pyeongchang Winter Games was supposed to be the coming-out party for 5G, the next generation of wireless technology -- but few people noticed. And some of those who did were unimpressed.

22 Feb 2018

Pyeongchang figure skating boosted music streaming, requests on Amazon

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea In a sport where music can play a big role in drawing in the audience, figure skating has introduced songs with lyrics at the Olympics, a move that has boosted several songs on at least one streaming service.

21 Feb 2018

The brand Olympics: getting attention without getting in trouble

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea, Feb 20 In packing for the Winter Olympics, Canadian entrepreneur Domenico Ciarallo stuffed his bags with hats and t-shirts bearing the logo of his company, which makes locker-room dryers.

21 Feb 2018

'Peace' doesn't sell at Pyeongchang, say Games sponsors

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea An image of a giant dove lit up the night sky and singers performed John Lennon's "Imagine" at the opening ceremony of the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, not long after athletes from enemies South and North Korea marched into the stadium together. | Video

21 Feb 2018

The brand Olympics: getting attention without getting in trouble

(The Feb. 20 story was refiled to make the spelling of guerilla consistent throughout)

21 Feb 2018

Bobsledders, snowboarders rule Tinder at Pyeongchang

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea The most popular athletes on Tinder at the Olympics in Pyeongchang are male bobsledders and female snowboarders, the dating app said on Wednesday.

20 Feb 2018

The brand Olympics: getting attention without getting in trouble

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea In packing for the Winter Olympics, Canadian entrepreneur Domenico Ciarallo stuffed his bags with hats and t-shirts bearing the logo of his company, which makes locker-room dryers.

18 Feb 2018

Tarnished? Olympic brand mints money like never before

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea A long-running Russian doping scandal. Corruption scams. Major cities say 'no' to staging the Olympics Games. | Video

17 Feb 2018

Russians shut out U.S. men, claim group lead

GANGNEUNG, South Korea Ilya Kovalchuk and Nikolai Prokhorkin each scored twice earning the Olympic Athletes from Russia a bruising 4-0 win over the U.S. men's ice hockey team on Saturday, to claim the top spot in their preliminary round group.

17 Feb 2018

Ice Hockey: Russians shut out U.S. men, claim group lead

GANGNEUNG, South Korea Ilya Kovalchuk and Nikolai Prokhorkin each scored twice earning the Olympic Athletes from Russia a bruising 4-0 win over the U.S. men's ice hockey team on Saturday, to claim the top spot in their preliminary round group.

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