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  • Secretary of State John Kerry (left) and Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif

    An interim nuclear deal between Iran and six major powers will be extended through Friday to provide more time for talks on a final agreement.

  • Second half playbook: Defense

    What to expect out of the defense sector in the second half of the year, with CNBC's Jane Wells.

  • Indonesia's president promised a review of the country's ageing air force fleet after the crash of a military transport plane.

  • Rescuers carry the body of a tourist who was shot dead by a gunman at a beachside hotel in Sousse, Tunisia, June 26, 2015.

    U.S. intelligence and law enforcement are concerned about ISIS-inspired attacks as Independence Day gets closer, NBC reports.

  • New Boeing CEO on strong dollar

    Incoming Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg, discusses the impact of the strong dollar on the business.

  • W. James McNerney and Dennis Muilenburg of Boeing

    Incoming Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg, and outgoing CEO James McNerney, join CNBC's Phil LeBeau on the phone, to discuss the announcement.

  • Boeing leadership change 'generational shift': McNerney

    Incoming Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg, and outgoing CEO James McNerney, join CNBC's Phil LeBeau on the phone, to discuss the announcement.

  • Smooth transition for Boeing: Sonnenfeld

    Discussing James McNerney stepping down from CEO, with Jeffrey Sonnenfeld, Yale School of Management. McNerney will remain Boeing Chairman, and Dennis Muilenburg will become Boeing's CEO.

  • Boeing gets new CEO

    Dennis Muilenburg will become Boeing's CEO on July 1. CNBC's Phil LeBeau has the details.

  • The U.K.'s defense body is offering £650,000 ($1 million) in an effort to crowdsource technologies that will boost state surveillance.

  • Military personnel inspect segments from a Terramil bomb shelter.

    The conflict in Ukraine has sparked interest in an Estonian company's lightweight, pre-fab bomb shelters.

  • Syrian Electronic Army logo.

    Defense officials confirm the public Army website has been hacked by unknown intruders demanding the U.S. stop training Syrian fighters.

  • A multirotor quadcopter drone used for aerial photography flies near a wind turbine.

    As the number of drones entering the skies increases, accidents, injuries, and the potential for lawsuits are bound to follow.

  • A robot competes during the DARPA Robot Challenge.

    A robotics contest on Friday will pit robots against each other to carry out complicated, disaster-related tasks.

  • The International Space Station.

    NASA insiders talk about the International Space Station, research being conducted and the role of the private sector.

  • Lockheed Martin's F-35 debut

    CNBC's Jane Wells reports the most expensive fighter jet ever made is about to be unveiled.

  • Satellite images delivered to the press by Russian Defense Ministry.

    Russian authorities doctored satellite images it used to try peg the downing of flight MH17 on Ukraine, an independent report has claimed.

  • National Security Agency headquarters, Fort Meade, Maryland

    The agency lost its authority to collect Americans' phone records in bulk, after GOP Sen. Rand Paul stood in the way of extending the program.

  • UK defense minister: keeping nuclear weapons

    Every British government has kept its nuclear deterrents because you can never be sure there are no more threats, says Michael Fallon , the U.K.'s Defense Minister.

  • The U.S. Defense Secretary warned on Saturday that Beijing's island-building in the South China Sea was undermining security in the Asia-Pacific.

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