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1. 11-17 U.N. delivers chilling conclusion on climate UN
2. 11-17 U.S. envoy meets with Pakistani leader Pakistan
D. 11-17 Cyclone death toll hits 1,700 Bangladesh
E. 11-17 Federer dominates Nadal Shanghai
F. 11-17 Japanese whalers hunt humpbacks Japan
11-17 Ex-Kosovo fighter Thaci claims victory Kosovo
7. 11-17 US tells Musharraf to step back Pakistan
I. 11-17 Italy through after stunning Scots Scotland
J. 11-17 Israel made victory over Russia, 2-1 Tel Aviv


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Nov.17   UN   U.N. delivers chilling conclusion on climate
  Climate change is 'severe and so sweeping that only urgent, global action' can head it off, a scientific panel said in a report on global warming
 Launching the latest report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has challenged governments to act on the findings

  Pakistan     U.S. envoy meets with Pakistani leader  Deputy Secretary of State met with President Pervez Musharraf for 2 hours urge the president to help stabilize the growing unrest in his country

  Bangladesh     Cyclone death toll hits 1,700  As flood waters recede, aid workers expect to find scores more bodies when remote villages are reached and the counting is done
 Cyclone Sidr, with sustained winds of at least 131 mph, made landfall along the western coast of Bangladesh. Another 15,000 people have been injured; thousands have been displaced and many are still missing

  Shanghai Federer dominates Nadal  World number one Roger Federer played a stunning second set to floor his closest rival 6-4 6-1 and reach the final of the season-ending Masters Cup

  Japan Japanese whalers hunt humpbacks  A whaling fleet has set sail aiming to harpoon humpback whales for the first time in decades

Evening News

  Kosovo   Ex-Kosovo fighter Thaci claims victory
  Former guerrilla leader Hashim Thaci has claimed victory in parliamentary election, though official results are yet to be confirmed
 Thaci has promised to deliver independence for the Serbian province within weeks

  Pakistan     US tells Musharraf to step back
  Negroponte, A senior US envoy, has urged Pakistani President to lift emergency rule and free opponents ahead of elections due in January

  Scotland Italy through after stunning Scots  World champions clinched qualification for Euro 2008 after goals in the first and last minutes gave them a pulsating 2-1 victory

  Tel Aviv Israel made victory over Russia, 2-1  Israel took Russia's Euro 2008 qualification hopes out of their own hands after snatching a 2-1 injury-time victory in the Group E tie

San Francisco Bay Area , November 17, 2007 Timeline