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  • CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., Nov 24- Amazon founder Jeff Bezos said on Tuesday his space transportation company, Blue Origin, plans about two more years of test flights before it will offer rides to passengers. "This flight retired a lot of risk and validated of lot of the elements of the design," Bezos, who founded Inc and owns the Washington Post newspaper.

  • CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., Nov 24- Amazon founder Jeff Bezos' space transportation company, Blue Origin, successfully landed a suborbital rocket back at its launch site, a key step in its drive to make reusable rockets, the company said on Tuesday. The New Shepard rocket, which is designed to carry six passengers, blasted off from a launch site in West Texas at 12:21 p.m. CST...

  • These stocks could follow security measures higher Tuesday, 24 Nov 2015 | 6:40 AM ET

    Investors in security and defense companies may stand to benefit from redoubled government efforts to stamp out terrorism.

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 21- The Pentagon expects the new Canadian government to allow Lockheed Martin Corp's F-35 fighter aircraft to compete to replace Canada's aging CF-18 jets, despite the Liberal Party's stated opposition to the planes, U.S. But Work cautioned after talks in Canada that how the fledgling government sets its requirements for the competition...

  • HALIFAX, Nova Scotia, Nov 20- Canada's new Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan on Friday said it was premature to discuss which aircraft would replace Canada's aging CF-18 fighter jets, caution that just might offer a glimmer of hope to Lockheed Martin Corp's F-35 fighter jet. Sajjan's Liberal Party pledged in its campaign to scrap planned F-35 purchases.

  • Decisions on carrier drone in next budget -U.S. Navy Friday, 20 Nov 2015 | 5:56 PM ET

    WASHINGTON, Nov 20- The U.S. Navy will likely map out the future for a new armed, carrier-based drone as part of its fiscal 2017 budget proposal after completion of a Pentagon- wide study of surveillance and intelligence needs, a Navy official said on Friday. The official, who asked not to be named, said the long-delayed competition would likely focus on a drone for...

  • CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., Nov 19- United Launch Alliance, a joint venture of Lockheed Martin and Boeing, said Thursday it will jump into the booming market for miniature satellites known as CubeSats, officials said. Companies developing small satellite networks include Google's SkyBox Imaging, BlackSky Global, which is backed by Paul Allen's Vulcan Capital, Planet...

  • U.S. Air Force, Army acquisition chiefs leaving jobs Thursday, 19 Nov 2015 | 12:46 PM ET

    WASHINGTON, Nov 19- The top acquisition officials at the U.S. Air Force and Army are leaving their jobs in what industry executives and government officials say are typical "end of administration" moves ahead of the 2016 presidential election. The Air Force said William LaPlante, assistant secretary for acquisition, will rejoin MITRE Corp, a non-profit group...

  • Cramer Remix: This is the stock you must watch Wednesday, 18 Nov 2015 | 7:15 PM ET
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    "Mad Money" host Jim Cramer points out one tech company breaking out that must be on your watch list.

  • Cramer's message to Obama: This could be like 1980 Wednesday, 18 Nov 2015 | 6:57 PM ET
    The US flag flies near the U.S. Air Force's B-2 Spirit Stealth bomber 'Spirit of Georgia' at the Northrop Grumman Corp. facility at U.S. Air Force Plant 42 in Palmdale on July 17, 2014

    Jim Cramer thinks the next Presidential election could mean this group of stocks will shoot through the roof.

  • Defense stocks predicted to surge on Paris terror Wednesday, 18 Nov 2015 | 10:04 AM ET
    Lockheed Martin and 33rd Fighter Wing maintainers work with 96th Fuels Flight Airmen during a dual hot pit session at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla.

    The shares of defense and aerospace companies traded close to record highs Wednesday, as a Western alliance carried out airstrikes in Syria against the Islamic State in retaliation for the Paris terror attacks.

  • Paris attack may add firepower to U.S. defense stocks Tuesday, 17 Nov 2015 | 4:43 PM ET

    Nov 17- U.S. defense stocks, already on the upswing following the recent budget deal, are expected to rise further if the Paris attack gives a fillip to rising international sales. Lockheed Martin Corp, Raytheon Co, and Northrop Grumman Corp are among companies poised to benefit the most, analysts said. With France and Russia bombing Islamic State targets in Syria...

  • Lockheed gets FAA approval for hybrid airship plan Tuesday, 17 Nov 2015 | 1:55 PM ET

    Nov 17- The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration approved a certification plan developed by Lockheed Martin for its hybrid airships, the company said, taking it one step closer to starting commercial deliveries of the airships. The FAA approved the criteria in 2013 and since then Lockheed has been developing a' project specific certification plan' to detail...

  • *Urban Outfitters, Dick's Sporting sink on weak results. Nov 17- Wall Street looked set to open higher on Tuesday as better-than-expected earnings from Wal-Mart and Home Depot allayed some concerns after last week's sharp selloff in retail stocks. Shares of Wal-Mart rose 1.8 percent to $58.90, while Home Depot was up 2.8 percent at $124.18 in premarket trading.

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  • Impact of terrorism on markets Monday, 16 Nov 2015 | 11:10 AM ET
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    Citi Research analyzed the historic market reactions to foreign terror attacks in a note to clients Monday.

  • Market reaction to Paris attacks is modest Monday, 16 Nov 2015 | 10:16 AM ET
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    The initial market reaction to terrorist assaults on Paris has been muted, but traders are watching French tourism-related stocks.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 16- When Carly Fiorina started at Hewlett-Packard Co in July 1999, one of her first acts as chief executive officer was to start buying back the company's shares. By the time she was ousted in 2005, HP had snapped up $14 billion of its stock, more than its $12 billion in profits during that time. Following him, Leo Apotheker bought back $10 billion in shares...

  • DUBAI, Nov 12- The Dubai Airshow ended in a fog of speculation on Thursday when UAE organisers abandoned plans to announce a multi-billion-dollar deal that could have reversed a slump in orders at the Middle East's largest aviation event. A senior UAE official said the deal would have added 10-15 percent to total deals which he estimated at $39.8 billion, but...

  • The huge machines that may mine the seafloor Wednesday, 11 Nov 2015 | 3:52 PM ET
    The collecting machine will draw ground up rock from the surface into the pumps that carry it up to the ship.

    Nautilus Minerals just debuted the equipment that may make it the first company to seriously mine the ocean floor.