- A water crisis may hit Asian food sources.
- Heptathlete Jess Ennis won a first ever gold in the event for Great Britain at the World Championships in Berlin.
- Dustin Ackley, the Seattle Mariners’ first round draft pick, inks a deal. (Also, Stephen Strasburg, the first overall draft pick, signs with the Washington Nationals.)
- A trafficking ring is busted in Missouri.
- Sex trafficking in London rises ahead of the 2012 Olympics.