All Things Considered for December 7, 2010 Hear the All Things Considered program for December 7, 2010

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Reporter Mark Hosenball of Reuters discusses the Swedish case against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange.

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Oakland police used to put a priority on arresting johns. But with cuts in funding, the police now target the girls who've been trafficked for sex. Brett Myers/Youth Radio hide caption

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Arresting Youth In Sex Trafficking Raises Debate

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As winter approaches, Bill Thompson gave Melissa Block's backyard in Washington, D.C., a bird feeding makeover. "It's the time of year most folks start feeding actively, cause we get a lot of the northern birds coming down for the winter, to what they feel is our milder climate," he says. Here, an Eastern bluebird sits on an icy feeder. Bill Thompson III hide caption

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Bird Feeding Tips For The Urban Yard

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Elizabeth Edwards, the wife of former presidential candidate John Edwards, died Tuesday. She was 61. Susan Walsh/AP hide caption

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Elizabeth Edwards Succumbs To Cancer

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Saffron comes from the crocus, a purple flower that originated in Greece. It takes 75,000 crocus flowers to make 1 pound of saffron. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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Saffron: You Can Have Too Much Of A Good Thing

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