McCrory starts paperwork to ask for recount

The McCrory campaign says it preemptively filed for a recount to ensure it would not miss a state deadline. The SBE says it's more than 6,600 votes, a slight increase on the original, but the Cooper campaign argues it's more than 8,000. The Cooper campaign said it came to its larger vote margin by citing election observers in each county who have tallied numbers not yet uploaded onto the election board site.

Trump says Romney wants Secretary of State position

Obama however said he does not intend to become his successor's constant critic - but reserved the right to speak out if president-elect Donald Trump or his policies breach certain "values or ideals". She told Fox News on Monday that Perry is a possible contender to lead the Defense or Energy departments and that Fallin is being considered to head the Interior Department.

Warm, sunny Thanksgiving Day in Oklahoma City Thursday

Warm, sunny Thanksgiving Day in Oklahoma City Thursday

Winds: S 5-10 miles per hour. Thursday night: Rain. Low around 45. Northeast wind around 7 miles per hour. Light Southwest wind switching to the Northwest late in the day. Chance of precipitation is 100 percent. Saturday night: Partly cloudy with a low around 47. Sunday , sunny, with a high near 55. Friday night , it will be clear with a low of 33.

UNC, NC State renew rivalry with eyes on even bigger goals

Watts was the Tar Heels' best player by far. Next up is No. 16 Wisconsin in Wednesday's championship game for a chance at their fourth Maui title. That ignited a 12-3 Creighton run to close out the game , capped by a pair of free throws from Thomas with 40 seconds left. As well as Bronson Koenig has played early in the season - the senior point guard is averaging a team-high 17.6 points per game - he's only shooting 28.3 percent from beyond the arc (13 of 46).