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  • Stocks Struggle After Homebuilder Report Monday, 19 Jul 2010 | 12:14 PM ET

    Stocks bobbed after an early pop Monday as banks and homebuilders weakened. Stocks has started the day higher after a report showed U.S. firms have increased their hiring plans.

  • Farnborough Scene: Don't Look Down Monday, 19 Jul 2010 | 11:45 AM ET

    Anyone attending the Farnborough International Airshow may want to consider some type of protective gear. It's not so overcrowded that you can't move. It's just that nobody looks where they're going. They look up.

  • Air Show Kicks Off With Small Flurry of Orders Monday, 19 Jul 2010 | 11:08 AM ET
    Airplane

    Arch rivals Boeing and Airbus announced new orders worth almost $18 billion at the start of the Farnborough International Airshow on Monday, raising hopes that the aviation industry is on the way back up after a dire two-year slump.

  • Futures Edge Higher; Halliburton Jumps Monday, 19 Jul 2010 | 8:22 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open on Wall Street Monday, signaling a slight recovery from Friday's end-of-the-week selloff, despite a debt downgrade for Irish debt and concerns over Hungarian funding.

  • Boeing, Airbus and the Battle of Farnborough Sunday, 18 Jul 2010 | 6:10 PM ET
    Boeing and Airbus

    Boeing and Airbus are both readying their most technologically advanced aircraft yet: Boeing’s 787 Dreamliner and Airbus’s A350XWB.

  • Bull Market Alert!: This One Is Taking Off Wednesday, 14 Jul 2010 | 7:37 PM ET

    Get ready for as many as seven years of upside for this sector.

  • Northrop Grumman to Close Louisiana Shipyard Tuesday, 13 Jul 2010 | 6:35 PM ET

    Northrop Grumman says it will close down a Louisiana shipyard and may shed its entire division that makes warships for the Navy.

  • Air Tanker Competition Is for Best Airplane: EADS Friday, 9 Jul 2010 | 1:13 PM ET
    An Airbus A380 in take off.

    The fierce competition for the $35 billion Air Force tanker is about providing the best airplane, not about politics, EADS's North American Chairman Ralph Crosby told CNBC Friday.

  • Boeing Headquarters

    When Argon ST, a defense contractor, was first for sale there was ample time for plenty of takeover stock investors to get involved on hopes that a knock-out bid would emerge for the company. Sure enough, it did.

  • Boeing, Airbus Face Fierce New Competition—from China Wednesday, 12 May 2010 | 11:48 PM ET
    This undated photo made available on Monday, May 21, 2007 by Boeing Co. shows the first 787 Dreamliner sections on the final assembly line in Everett, Wash. (AP Photo/Boeing Co., Gail Hanusa)

    While Boeing and its competitor, Airbus, are locked in a dogfight over passenger-jet domination, a third competitor—China—will impact fortunes of both corporations, industry watchers say.

  • Cramer: 'Europe's Coming Back' Wednesday, 12 May 2010 | 3:35 PM ET

    Find out what that means for at least one sector in particular. Plus, get Cramer's pin-action plays on Boeing.

  • Boeing Seeks New Heights in 2010 Tuesday, 11 May 2010 | 3:42 PM ET
    A Boeing 787 Dreamliner lands after its long-waited first flight.

    After years of planning, waiting, and yes, delaying some of the most important programs in its history, 2010 is the year when Boeing will see if it can finally deliver.

  • Boeing: How Much Do You Know? Tuesday, 11 May 2010 | 3:04 PM ET

    How much do you know about Boeing? Take our quiz and find out.

  • Cramer on Europe: Prepare for ‘Outright Defaults’ Wednesday, 28 Apr 2010 | 8:48 PM ET

    But that’s no reason to sell stocks, he says. Here’s how you survive the debt tsunami crossing the Atlantic.

  • Stranded in Europe: News Crew Waits for Clear Skies Monday, 19 Apr 2010 | 3:23 PM ET
    Vienna Terminal

    Perhaps, you’ve been mystified, like me and the CNBC crew here in Vienna, by how a big cloud now covering much of Europe has brought us back to the Stone Age, travel-wise.

  • Consumer Spending's Up, So Why Not Visa? Monday, 12 Apr 2010 | 10:49 PM ET

    Plus, get calls on tech, aerospace and more.

  • Un-Spirited Announcement Wednesday, 7 Apr 2010 | 3:45 PM ET

    Just when you think the airlines can’t charge for anything else, low-cost carrier Spirit Airlines just announced that it will charge customers for carry-on luggage, up to 45 bucks.

  • Buying the Boeing Boom Tuesday, 6 Apr 2010 | 9:03 PM ET

    This company has set in motion a major move for its industry. But this isn’t the only stock Cramer has in mind to trade it.

  • Researchers Trace Data Theft to Intruders in China Tuesday, 6 Apr 2010 | 11:08 AM ET
    Hand using mouse with laptop

    Turning the tables on a China-based computer espionage gang, Canadian and United States computer security researchers have monitored a spying operation for the past eight months, observing while the intruders pilfered classified and restricted documents from the highest levels of the Indian Defense Ministry.

  • Cramer: Charts Point to Multiple Bull Markets Monday, 5 Apr 2010 | 6:10 PM ET

    Here are the top 10.

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  • The business world has seen numerous individuals put their marriages, careers and good standing at risk for an extramarital dalliance. CNBC.com presents a list of people who went outside of their marriages for intimate relationships.

  • A top U.S. general in Afghanistan is now under investigation, with CNBC's Eamon Javers. Jeremy Kroll, K2 Intelligence, and Julian Sanchez, Cato Institute, also discuss cyber security.

  • CNBC's Jane Wells takes a look at the rise of women in companies that used to be dominated by men.