Spirit Airlines Plots Its Next CEO Transition

In early 2016, long-serving Spirit Airlines (NASDAQ:SAVE) CEO Ben Baldanza resigned abruptly. He was immediately replaced by Spirit board member (and former AirTran Airways CEO) Robert Fornaro. However, it was clear from day one that Fornaro would be more of a caretaker — charged with guiding Spirit Airlines through a bumpy transitional period — than…

Package theft from porches is on the rise during holiday season

By Annie SciaccaThe Mercury News Sat., Dec. 16, 2017 SAN JOSE—Pleasant Hill, Ca., resident Erin Miller tracks the packages she orders online, so she was surprised recently when there was no box on her doorstep shortly after she received a notification that it had been delivered. She reviewed the video on her home-surveillance system, and…

NFL playoff picture: How Week 15 can affect seeding

7:25 AM ET Kevin SeifertNFL Nation Close ESPN.com national NFL writer ESPN.com NFC North reporter, 2008-2013 Covered Vikings for Minneapolis Star Tribune, 1999-2008 We’re going to learn a ton about the NFL playoffs this weekend. Unless we don’t. The right combination of events over the next two days could determine two division titles, up to…