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A sunny Monday, but rain coming back to the north valley

Tuesday night , the low will be around 17, with a north northeast wind of 5 miles per hour becoming calm in the evening, the weather service said. Wind chill values between 25 and 30. Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers. Saturday .Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain. Cloudy skies, rain and snow showers and high temperatures in the upper 30s are in the forecast today for Auburn and Cayuga County.

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Ireland rated sixth worst corporate tax haven in the world

Bermuda tops the list of 15 countries followed by the Cayman Islands and the Netherlands. Researchers at Oxfam compiled their list by investigating the extent to which countries have damaging tax policies, such as zero corporate tax rates and unfair and unproductive tax incentives, as well as the degree to which they cooperate with global processes against tax avoidance.

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Mental health and relationships 'key to happiness'

Researchers at the London School of Economics (LSE) found that eliminating depression and anxiety would reduce misery by 20 per cent compared to just five per cent if policymakers focused on eliminating poverty. 'In the past, the state has successively taken on poverty, unemployment, education, and physical health, ' he added. When people evaluate their income or education, they generally measure it against the prevailing local norm, the study found, as a result, overall increases in income ...

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Packers LB Nick Perry out vs Seattle with hand injury

But what the Packers have done best of late is attack defenses with quick passes on short-to-medium routes, with Jordy Nelson, Davante Adams and Randall Cobb giving Rodgers a trio of reliable receivers. Offensively, Seattle outgained Carolina 534-271 as the Seahawks ran for 240 yards and threw for 294, creating almost a flawless balance all night long.

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What you need to know about the Electoral College

This last election is a prime example of exactly what our founders were afraid of. If we were using the majority vote method, Clinton would have won with just California and NY. The Electoral College scheme, he added, "will only serve to further divide our nation, when unity is what we need". He only needed 270 to win. But they will all meet December 19 at state capitals and in the District of Columbia to participate in the Electoral College and vote for president.

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Flashing light clears toxic brain protein in mice with Alzheimer's

The stimulative treatment appears to trigger the brain's gamma waves, which suppress beta amyloid plaque production and help brain tissue get rid of these protein residues. In this new study published in the journal Nature Neurology , scientists working on a mouse model have suggested that when a specific type of neuron synchrony known as gamma rhythm is altered, amyloid-β proteins begin to accumulate in the animals' brains.