KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysian authorities expanded their search for the missing jetliner westward toward India on Thursday, saying it may have flown for several hours after its last contact with the ground.
SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) — El Salvador's electoral court on Thursday declared leftist party candidate and a former rebel commander Salvador Sanchez Ceren the winner of the hotly contested presidential election.
Munich (Germany) (AFP) - A German court on Thursday sentenced football legend Uli Hoeness, president of powerhouse club Bayern Munich, to three and a half years in jail for evading millions in taxes. "In the name of the people, Mr Ulrich Hoeness is sentenced for seven serious counts of tax evasion to a prison term of three years and six months," said judge Rupert Heindl in the Munich court. The verdict -- with one count for each year of tax cheating -- spelled the likely end of the career of the stocky former player, whose trial has captivated football-obsessed Germany.