HARARE, Zimbabwe –  The Latest on inauguration of Zimbabwe’s new president Emmerson Mnangagwa (all times local): 9:15 a.m. Zimbabweans are converging on a stadium ahead of the presidential inauguration of Emmerson Mnangagwa, who will become the country’s second leader since independence from white minority rule in 1980. Mnangagwa, fired earlier this month as vice president,…

INDIANAPOLIS — Until a strange third quarter Wednesday night in New York during which Toronto allowed the Knicks a 28-0 run, the Raptors joined the Indiana Pacers as two of the NBA’s hottest teams entering Friday night’s game in Bankers Life Fieldhouse. Toronto (11-6) had won four in a row until a 41-10 third-quarter meltdown…

TOKYO –  Japanese authorities are investigating eight men found on Japan’s northern coast who say they are from North Korea and washed ashore after their boat broke down. Media reports say investigators believe the men are not defectors and wish to return home. Akita prefectural police said Friday they found the men late Thursday after…

HARARE, Zimbabwe –  Zimbabweans are converging on a stadium ahead of the presidential inauguration of Emmerson Mnangagwa, who will become the country’s second leader since independence from white minority rule in 1980. Mnangagwa, fired earlier this month as vice president, is poised to lead after the resignation of 93-year-old Robert Mugabe, who succumbed to pressure…