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Ariz. theater foundation to buy back property


  • Arizona Daily Star (Tucson)

The Rialto Foundation has signed a deal to buy the Rialto Theater's property from Rio Nuevo, a development authority that owns the theater and offered rent relief when it was struggling. Now, the foun… Read More

Ukraine announces military, tech deal with UAE


  • Defense News

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has reached a deal with the United Arab Emirates for military and technical cooperation as Ukraine awaits a deal with the U.S. "We are in a very practical dialogue… Read More

Texas city creates master plan for cemeteries


  • Next City

Austin, Texas, has laid out an ambitious master plan to refurbish cemeteries and restore them to the public parks they once were. The city took over management of five cemeteries in 2013, after outsou… Read More