David Common was recently appointed anchor of CBC Radio’s morning news program World Report. He worked previously as CBC’s New York Correspondent and European Correspondent. He began with the CBC in 1998 after studying at Stockholm University in Sweden and York University in Toronto. Common has been based in London (UK), Toronto, Fredericton, Winnipeg and Regina, and has been to Afghanistan, Iraq, parts of Africa and virtually everywhere in Europe. He now moves between various U.S. states. He is the recipient of several awards, including a Gemini in the Best Reportage category.