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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

08 Dec 2017

Abdul-Jabbar urges athletes to continue political protests

LOS ANGELES NBA Hall of Fame center Kareem Abdul-Jabbar says NFL players and other professional athletes should continue their protests against police brutality in the United States and has rejected the notion that speaking out is in any way unpatriotic.

04 Dec 2017

Patriots' Gronkowski gets one-game suspension for late hit

New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski has been suspended for one game by the NFL for hitting Buffalo Bills cornerback Tre'Davious White in the back of the head after a play was over during their game on Sunday.

03 Dec 2017

Alpine skiing - Hirscher wins World Cup giant slalom at Beaver Creek

Austrian Marcel Hirscher dominated the World Cup giant slalom event at Beaver Creek on Sunday, winning his 23rd career race in the discipline on a windy and warm day at the Birds of Prey course in Colorado.

03 Dec 2017

Alpine skiing - Weirather wins World Cup super-G as Vonn crashes out

Liechtenstein's Tina Weirather's won the season's first World Cup super-G race at Lake Louise on Sunday as American Lindsey Vonn, the all-time biggest winner in the discipline, failed to finish after crashing for her second time in three races.

02 Dec 2017

Alpine skiing - Shiffrin gets first World Cup downhill win at Lake Louise

American Mikaela Shiffrin notched up her first career World Cup win in downhill at Canada's Lake Louise on Saturday, one day after reaching her first ever podium in the discipline.

02 Dec 2017

Alpine skiing - Svindal wins downhill World Cup at Beaver Creek

Aksel Svindal was the first out of the gate at the downhill race in Beaver Creek on Saturday and never relinquished the lead as he cruised to his 33rd career World Cup win.

01 Dec 2017

Soccer - Seattle crush Houston to reach MLS Cup final

The Seattle Sounders eased to a 3-0 victory over the Houston Dynamo in the second leg of their Major League Soccer Western Conference Championship on Thursday to set up a rematch of last year's MLS Cup final against Toronto FC.

30 Nov 2017

Gymnastics: U.S. team doctor Nassar pleads guilty to additional sexual conduct charges

Larry Nassar, the former USA Gymnastics team doctor, pleaded guilty in a Michigan court on Wednesday to additional counts of criminal sexual conduct for assaulting girls under the guise of medical treatment, Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette said.

29 Nov 2017

U.S. team doctor Nassar pleads guilty to additional sexual conduct charges

Larry Nassar, the former USA Gymnastics team doctor, pleaded guilty in a Michigan court on Wednesday to additional counts of criminal sexual conduct for assaulting girls under the guise of medical treatment, Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette said.

27 Nov 2017

Alpine skiing: Jansrud wins first Super-G of season at Lake Louise

Kjetil Jansrud won the first Super-G of the season at Lake Louise on Sunday, besting a duo of Austrians and his Norwegian team mates for his 10th World Cup title in the event.

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