Here are the news headlines that caught my eye today:
Nick Kristof's annual giving guide has been published. His recommendations are important, because he highlights small organizations that you may not have heard of before, such as Shining Hope for Communities, a school and clinic in Nairobi.
Courtesy of Shining Hope for Communities.
The Atlantic's Year in Photos is a 3-part series with some incredibly striking images from around the world.
Courtesy of Phil Moore/AFP/Getty Images.