* Central America: Tropical Depression Matthew may’ve “weakened sharply over” the region but it adversely affected on sugar and coffee farms soaked by previous storms.
* Haiti: At least five people were killed when a brief but rough storm swept through a Haitian tent camp.
* Brazil: What are the odds that a movie on President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva will win the Best Foreign Language Oscar next year?
* Venezuela: State-run oil firm PDVSA will issue $3 billion worth of bonds in order to help fund “investment projects.”
Image – ABC News (“Children play in floodwaters in the Potrerillo neighborhood of Cortes, Honduras, Saturday Sept. 25, 2010.”)
Online Sources- Reuters, MSNBC, El Universal, Sify