At least 34 people have been killed, and dozens of others were injured, after a runaway bus veered into a crowd in Haiti.
At least 174 inmates have escaped prison, and a guard has been killed, following a mass prison break in Haiti.
At least 13 people have reportedly died from an outbreak of cholera, in Haiti, in the wake of Hurricane Matthew.
At least 877 people are now believed to have killed, in Haiti, after the death toll from Hurricane Matthew rose once more.
At least 572 people are now believed to have been killed by Hurricane Matthew in Haiti, as more information is received from remote areas cut off by the hurricane.
At least 339 people are now believed to have been killed in Haiti, after Hurricane Matthew made landfall in the Caribbean.
At least six people have been killed, following landslides, triggered by heavy rain from Tropical Storm Earl, in Mexico.
At least 21 people have died, and a further 17 are injured, after a boat capsized off the northern coast of Haiti, following a collision with an unknown object.
The security chief to former Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide was shot dead in the capital Port-au-Prince, in an reported ambush, according to local police officials.
Three people have been electrocuted by a power line while riding on a carnival float in the Brazilian city of Nova Iguacu, just hours after a similar incident killed at least 18 people in Haiti.