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Battling tariffs, drought and milk substitutes, Arizona dairy farmers expand their global reach

PHOENIX – Arizona dairy farmers are forming partnerships and seeking larger foreign markets in the wake of tariffs and persistent drought.


Low and slow: Car clubs celebrate unique lowrider culture of the Southwest

SAN DIEGO – San Diego’s Day at the Bay showcase wows audiences with lowriders from car clubs across the Southwest.


Migrant medical costs, Arcosanti experiment and day care inspections

PHOENIX – In Tuesday’s 5 p.m. broadcast, viewers decided which interviews they wanted to see on air. But we’re offering all the content here: the full stories, the in-depth interviews and the community comments.


Census: Maricopa County – again – saw country’s biggest population gains

WASHINGTON - Maricopa County again saw the largest population increase of any county in the nation last year, adding 81,244 residents to make eight straight years of gains, according to new Census estimates, which show every county in Arizona but Santra Cruz adding population in 2018.


Arizona becomes the first state to recognize all out-of-state occupational licenses

PHOENIX – Gov. Doug Ducey signed HB 2569, which recognizes occupational licenses granted by other states.


‘Helping humanity’: Senior centers use crafting skills to give back

TEMPE – Senior centers across Arizona are using their crafting skills for a good cause, creating blankets, caps and scarves for communities, organizations and nonprofits in need.


Religious group claims ‘Bodies Revealed’ exhibit uses cadavers of Chinese prisoners

SCOTTSDALE – The Odysea Aquarium says its “Bodies Revealed” exhibit in Scottsdale uses donated bodies to teach hundreds of paying customers about human anatomy. But a religious group and other critics for decades have claimed the cadavers are of persecuted Chinese prisoners displayed without consent.


A long road: Opioid-addicted rural residents travel hundreds of miles to reach methadone clinics

MORENCI – Most of Arizona’s 12 methadone clinics are in the Phoenix area, leaving rural residents recovering from opioid use to travel miles for such treatment.


Alliance of American Football suspends operations just 8 weeks into first season

PHOENIX – The Alliance of American Football, which has faced financial trouble since its inception, opted to suspend operations Tuesday.