Edition:
United Kingdom

Ricardo Brito

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

16 Aug 2018

Lula registers for Brazil race from jail as thousands rally

BRASILIA Brazil's Workers Party registered jailed former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva on Wednesday as its presidential candidate while he sat in prison serving a 12-year graft sentence expected to block his candidacy.

08 Aug 2018

Brazil judge lifts border closure for Venezuelan immigrants

BRASILIA A Brazilian federal appeals court judge on Tuesday overturned a ruling barring Venezuelan immigrants fleeing economic and political turmoil from entering Brazil.

03 Aug 2018

Brazil senator says she is likely to join Alckmin presidential ticket

BRASILIA Brazilian Senator Ana Amelia Lemos of the conservative Progressistas party said on Thursday that centrist presidential candidate Geraldo Alckmin was close to confirming her as his running mate, and added the final decision could come on Friday.

21 Jul 2018

Brazil's Alckmin firms presidential bid with centrist support

BRASILIA Business-friendly Brazilian presidential candidate Geraldo Alckmin got the strongest boost yet to his campaign after a centrist coalition agreed to back him and chose their potential vice-presidential pick.

09 Jul 2018

Odebrecht signs new leniency deal with Brazil authorities

BRASILIA Industrial conglomerate Odebrecht SA has signed a leniency deal with Brazil's attorney general and comptroller general expanding on an agreement with federal prosecutors that set terms for its cooperation in a massive graft probe, authorities said on Monday.

09 Jul 2018

Odebrecht signs new leniency deal with Brazil authorities

BRASILIA, July 9 Industrial conglomerate Odebrecht SA has signed a leniency deal with Brazil's attorney general and comptroller general expanding on an agreement with federal prosecutors that set terms for its cooperation in a massive graft probe, authorities said on Monday.

09 Jul 2018

Brazil judge blocks order to release of Lula from prison

BRASILIA The chief justice of a Brazilian appeals court blocked another judge's efforts to release imprisoned former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva on Sunday, in a legal battle over the country's most popular politician ahead of an October election.

06 Jul 2018

Marina Silva counts on Brazil anti-graft wave in threadbare campaign

BRASILIA Former Brazilian senator Marina Silva is counting on a forceful anti-corruption message to overcome a lack of campaign resources as she runs for president this year for the third time, she told Reuters, reflecting on what may be her toughest challenge yet.

27 Jun 2018

Pence warns Central Americans to immigrate legally or not at all

BRASILIA U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said during the first stop of a Latin American tour on Tuesday that if Central Americans thinking of immigrating to the United States "can't come legally, don't come at all." | Video

27 Jun 2018

Pence warns Central Americans to immigrate legally or not at all

BRASILIA U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said during the first stop of a Latin American tour on Tuesday that if Central Americans thinking of immigrating to the United States "can't come legally, don't come at all." | Video

  • Europe
  • U.S.
  • Asia
  • Sectors
Stock Search
FTSE 100 7,558.59 + 2.21 +0.03%
DAX 12,210.55 -26.62 -0.22%
CAC 40 5,344.93 -4.09 -0.08%
TR Europe 172.94 + 0.61 +0.35%
GBP/USD 1.2753 +0.02%
GBP/EUR 1.1147 +0.00%
EUR/USD 1.1437 +0.00%
Gold 1,181.20 +5.00 +0.43%
Oil 65.92 +0.46 +0.70%
Corn 364.50 -0.75 -0.21%