Page 7a: Stories You May Have Missed

The Republican National Convention is in full swing this week, and the media is laser-focused on the nuances and of the various speeches from Governor Christie, Representative Ryan and, of course, Mr. Romney himself. While the convention rolled along, what else happened around the world?

Here are this week’s stories, excavated from Page 7a:

  • Tackling Child Mortality: The Guardian is featuring an interactive infographic on where in the world mortality rates are highest, why the cost of saving children varies by region and what the leading causes of death are.

What else is happening around the world? Leave your comments below!