– Wayne Simmonds scored twice as the Flyers handed the Wild a 4-1 loss at the Wells Fargo Center. Mikael Granlund had the lone goal for Minnesota while Niklas Backstrom made 27 stops in net. The Wild have lost three straight and five out of seven. The Wild wrap up their four-game road trip Friday in Winnipeg.
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.