Their missions vary greatly: To provide loving homes for orphaned children, feed those in crisis or mend war's psychological wounds.
Coffee shops are cool, but in Wilmington, North Carolina, Bitty & Beau's Coffee is known for its warmth.
For many Cambodians, a bar of soap is a luxury they cannot afford.
"America has changed since I was ambassador," reflects Prince Turki al Faisal, after President Trump recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.
Lebanese and Palestinians gathered down the road from the US Embassy North of Beirut to protest President Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem a...
"If you look carefully between the lines at what the President said, he basically did not close the whole issue," says former Israeli Prime Ministe...
The winners of the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize have warned countries that possess nuclear weapons to eliminate their "instruments of insanity" or risk m...
A Bangladeshi man is being held after a blast wounded several people at Port Authority bus terminal.
Roy Moore's Democratic opponent accuses him of hiding as the race remains too close to call.
Egypt and Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah is voted the BBC African Footballer of the Year 2017.
Hundreds of flights are cancelled in the Netherlands and Belgium.
Photographer Ulla Lohmann lowers herself into active volcanoes to take pictures.
Theresa May tells MPs the agreement should reassure both Leave and Remain supporters.
Rights group condemns John Magufuli for pardoning musicians who raped 10 primary schoolgirls.
The EU says it will not recognise the city as Israel's capital before a final status peace deal.
Three women repeat claims the president groped, fondled, forcibly kissed and humiliated them.
The rock star says he is sorry for kicking the female photographer, who says he did it on purpose.
Scientists think Hunga Tunga Hunga Ha'apai might hold clues on where to look for life on Mars.
Scientists have unveiled a detailed genetic map of Ireland, revealing subtle DNA differences that may reflect historic events.
A short story about a young woman's sexual encounter with a cat owner has provoked an online discussion on modern dating
An explosion in the subway system injured four and caused chaos in rush hour. This is what happened.
Chris Evans, Justin Bieber, Hailee Steinfeld and Millie Bobby Brown are among the stars who have shared his story online.
Wu Yongning, who climbed tall buildings without safety gear, fell from a Changsha skyscraper.
Russia's president visits troops in Syria, days after saying he will stand for re-election.
A city in Uruguay grills 16.5 tonnes of meat to beat the previous world record held by Argentina.
Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu meets EU foreign ministers, but differences emerge immediately.
Reports suggest the man and another inmate escaped by climbing over the prison wall.
A man with a pipe bomb strapped to his chest caused chaos in New York after the device went off in a crowded subway tunnel near Times Square.
Two injured Syrian boys trying to get medical treatment in Europe have had very different fortunes in their struggle - largely because of how the c...
Celebrities including Chris Evans, Snoop Dogg and Mark Hamill have offered support to a young boy being bullied at school.
Christopher Plummer has been nominated for a Golden Globe after re-shooting a role played originally by Kevin Spacey.
A convicted serial killer who chained up a woman in a storage container after murdering her boyfriend has claimed he has more victims who are yet t...
Bitcoin's price jumped 25% after it started trading on a major exchange for the first time.
Plans have been unveiled for a terrorism alarm system in Australia's second-largest city.
Saudi Arabians will be allowed to legally watch a film in a cinema next year for the first time in more than three decades.
Relations between Israel and Turkey have soured after their leaders traded insults days after President Trump sparked fury by recognising Jerusalem...
The Arab League has slammed Donald Trump over his decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, calling it a "dangerous violation of in...