All Things Considered for December 5, 2012
Dec 5, 2012 — Washington state decriminalizes possession tonight. Colorado does so next month. Chong, one half of the stoner duo Cheech and Chong, is all in favor of the new laws. There isn't anything funny about being busted, the comic says.
Dec 5, 2012 — Citigroup has announced it's eliminating 11,000 jobs — about four percent of its work force. It's the first major step of new CEO Michael Corbat, who's under pressure to trim fat from the unwieldy bank.
Dec 5, 2012 — A nurse who certainly didn't seem suspicious rather cheerfully told the faux queen (and a fake Prince Charles) that the pregnant duchess is doing better. Kate is being treated for severe morning sickness. The hospital is apologizing for sharing the information.