Vernon Wells drove in three runs to lead a 13-hit attack as the Yankees outslugged the Twins 9-5 to sweep the four-game series at Target Field. Rookie Kyle Gibson was hammered for 11 hits and eight runs in five-and-a-third frames to take the loss in his second career start for Minnesota. Justin Morneau hit a pair of solo homers in defeat. The Twins open a weekend series tonight in Toronto.
Six of the nine Ebola patients treated in the U.S. met for the first time.
More than 46 million Americans are expected to travel over the holiday weekend.
Thanksgiving celebrations date back to the first European settlements in America, but it wasn't until the 1860s that it was declared a national holiday.
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The South Dakota men’s basketball team made head coach Craig Smith’s home debut a winning one as the Coyotes topped Wayne State (Neb.) 86-69 Wednesday night.