News S&P and Nasdaq hit records highs 2017-11-24T09:46:18.000000000-05:00 (Reuters) - The S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite hit record highs at the open on Friday, a day after the Thanksgiving holiday, climbing with oil prices and with retail stocks in focus as Black Friday kicks off the holiday shopping season. Mnangagwa vows to rebuild Zimbabawe and serve all citizens 2017-11-24T09:37:56.000000000-05:00 HARARE (Reuters) - New President Emmerson Mnangagwa laid out a grand vision on Friday to revitalize Zimbabwe's ravaged economy and vowed to rule on behalf of all the country's citizens. Irish government set to fall weeks before Brexit summit 2017-11-24T09:37:09.000000000-05:00 DUBLIN (Reuters) - Ireland's minority government looked set to collapse on Friday after the party propping it up submitted a motion of no confidence in the deputy prime minister, weeks before a summit on Britain's plans to leave the European Union. South African appeals court more than doubles Pistorius sentence 2017-11-24T09:05:18.000000000-05:00 JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa's Supreme Court more than doubled Oscar Pistorius' murder sentence on Friday, accepting prosecutors' argument that the original jail term of six years for shooting dead his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp was "shockingly lenient". Militants kill 115 in north Sinai mosque attack: Egyptian state media 2017-11-24T09:03:45.000000000-05:00 CAIRO (Reuters) - At least 115 people were killed on Friday when Islamist militants set off a bomb and opened fire on people attending prayers at a mosque in Egypt's restive northern Sinai, state media said. Mnangagwa the 'Crocodile' sworn in as Zimbabwe president 2017-11-24T08:47:43.000000000-05:00 HARARE (Reuters) - Emmerson Mnangagwa was sworn in on Friday as president of Zimbabwe in front of thousands of cheering supporters at Harare's national stadium, bringing the final curtain down on the 37-year rule of Robert Mugabe. Militants kill 85 in north Sinai mosque attack: Egyptian state media 2017-11-24T08:18:56.000000000-05:00 CAIRO (Reuters) - At least 85 people were killed and dozens more wounded when Islamist militants set off a bomb and opened fire on people attending prayers at a mosque in Egypt's restive northern Sinai on Friday, state media said. At least 85 people killed in attack on mosque in Egypt's north Sinai: state news agency 2017-11-24T08:09:59.000000000-05:00 CAIRO (Reuters) - At least 85 people were killed and 80 more wounded when suspected militants targeted a mosque in Egypt's north Sinai with a bomb and gunfire, MENA state news agency said on Friday, citing an official source. North Korea replaces soldiers, South Korea awards medals after defector's border dash 2017-11-24T08:08:39.000000000-05:00 SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea has reportedly replaced guards and fortified a section of its border with South Korea where a North Korean soldier defected last week, while South Korean and U.S. soldiers have been decorated for their role in the defector's rescue. Irish government looks set to fall over policing scandal 2017-11-24T07:44:03.000000000-05:00 DUBLIN (Reuters) - Ireland's government looked set to collapse on Friday after the party propping it up submitted a motion of no confidence in the deputy prime minister in violation of a three-year support agreement.