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What is AM Express?
AM Express is two minutes of CBC News headlines, as well as stories that are trending on social media, delivered online by World Report's David Common every weekday morning by 6 a.m. (Eastern). David gives you a brief summary of all the essential information you need to know that you can listen to on your phone, tablet or desktop, wherever you happen to be.
About David Common
David Common is the host of World Report, the morning national newscast with more than a million listeners.
Born in Winnipeg, David grew up in Toronto, went to York University in Toronto and Stockholm University in Sweden. He started with CBC as an intern at our London, England bureau in 1998.
As a correspondent with CBC News, David has reported from more than 50 countries, from the beaches of the Seychelles Islands to eight separate trips to Afghanistan. He helped cover the 2003 invasion of Iraq, toured the Arctic on a Canadian icebreaker, covered the devastating earthquake in Haiti, the tsunami in Japan, elections in the US, and once interviewed Elmo from Sesame Street.
He currently lives in Toronto with his wife and two daughters.