The US recession and the swine flu outbreak have delivered a one-two punch to Mexico's sources of revenue, threatening gains against poverty made in the past two decades.
Secretary General Jose Miguel Insulza arrives Friday. Micheletti, who heads the interim government, has said he would be open to early elections and a referendum.
President Ortega has quickly positioned himself – alongside Chávez and Castro – as a champion of democracy.
Leftists are urging Hondurans rise up against the coup leaders while conservatives denounce Sunday's ouster of President Zelaya.
Satchel Paige: the biography of an ace pitcher and racial trailblazer.
An exchange of ambassadors is part of Obama's policy of engagement over confrontation.
The onetime billionaire sports enthusiast has proclaimed his innocence since the SEC brought accusations against him in February.
Kendall and Gwendolyn Myers, arrested two weeks ago, made a court appearance Wednesday.
A swirling 'soup' of tiny pieces of plastic has been found in the Atlantic Ocean, and something similar may be present in other ocean areas as well.