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Inside Uber’s special unit investigating sexual assault allegations

“It's only by really being honest with ourselves about what the data says that we can begin to develop best practices to end sexual violence,” Uber’s Chief Legal Officer Tony West tells NBC News’ Stephanie Gosk. She takes us inside Uber’s special investigations unit in Phoenix for a closer look at how the company handles sexual assault reports.

Why your Christmas tree could cost more this year

Across the country, Americans hoping to buy a real Christmas tree may find prices are up 10 percent more than last year. The extra cost stems from a shortage of fully grown trees in top tree-producing states, after growers cut back during the recession 10 years ago.