10:30 LRN Newscast Nov 27

The college football playoff selection committee has dropped LSU to number two and moved Ohio State to number one in the latest rankings. The Buckeyes just beat a top ten team in Penn State. Tiger Rag Assistant Editor Tyler Nunez says O-S-U has the same number of quality wins as LSU…

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Today is one of the busiest travel days of the year as AAA estimates more than 55-million people will travel 50 miles or more this Thanksgiving. Those of you choosing to fly the for the holiday, be prepared to practice patience, according to AAA’s Don Redman the area will see a 5% increase in air travel and if you are flying out of the newly-opened terminal in New Orleans get there early.

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‘Tis the season for giving getting engaged and imagine if you found out you paid for a natural diamond but got a lab-created one instead for your intended. Gemologist Grant Mobley says natural diamonds are inherently valued because they are a finite product and they maintain and increase in value over time.  But Mobley compares a lab-grown diamond to a plasma TV that cost a grand a decade ago.

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The USDA wants you to practice food safety as you prep for tomorrow’s big meal. USDA Food expert Janice Lopez-Munoz says raw meat and poultry can be a culprit of foodborne illness so carefully trace the path of raw meat while prepping and clean accordingly.

Cut  12 (09) “…ready to eat.”