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Friday, Dec 19, 2014 at 03:19 PM EST

2014's Biggest Fashion Trends and What to Expect in 2015

Wore stories! Take a look at what we donned in 2014 and check out the biggest sartorial trends for the coming year. »

"D.C. 2024" Makes Its Case to Host Summer Games

"D.C. 2024" Makes Its Case to Host Summer Games

The D.C. 2024 Olympics committee made its bid to the U.S. Olympic Committee to be named the American candidate to host the Summer Games Tuesday. »

No Snow Yet? Doesn't Matter at the Snow Day Bar Crawl

No Snow Yet? Doesn't Matter at the Snow Day Bar Crawl

Gird your liver: The 4th Annual Snow Day Bar Crawl is coming up Saturday, Dec. 20, when you and your friends -- assuming you're 21 or older -- can score exclusive drink deals at more than 10 participating Dupont... »

#SantaPhotoFail: Pics of No Good Santa Encounters

#SantaPhotoFail: Pics of No Good Santa Encounters

It's Christmastime and it's that time of year when you head out with the family and get those beloved pics of the kids with Santa. Except the photos don't always turn out as you hoped. »

J.K. Rowling Releasing 12 New "Harry Potter" Surprises

J.K. Rowling Releasing 12 New "Harry Potter" Surprises

The "Harry Potter" author will publish "brand-new" writing from the world of Hogwarts beginning Dec. 12. »

Merriam-Webster Names Word of the Year

Merriam-Webster Names Word of the Year

Merriam-Webster has declared "culture" as the word of 2014, The Associated Press reported. The word joins Oxford Dictionaries' "vape," a darling of the e-cigarette movement, and "exposure," declared the... »

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Fire Pits and Cocktails: Outdoor Dining in D.C.

The Washington Post's Lavanya Ramanathan shares how D.C. restaurants and bars such as A-Bar, Bourbon Steak and Iron Gate have incorporated fire pits to enhance outdoor dining in the winter. »

Tom Hanks, Sting Among 5 Kennedy Center Honorees

Tom Hanks, Sting Among 5 Kennedy Center Honorees

Heralded as a musical genius who rose from a British shipyard hometown to make his mark, Sting will receive the nation's highest honor Sunday for influencing American culture through the arts. »

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Secret Supper Clubs Pop Up in D.C.

Secret dinner clubs are popping up across D.C. Lavanya Ramanathan from the Washington Post tells more. »

James Franco Talks Sony Hack on "SNL"

James Franco Talks Sony Hack on "SNL"

James Franco's hosted "Saturday Night Live" again — so naturally his friend (and co-star of upcoming comedy flick "The Interview") Seth Rogen crashed the opening monologue in the Dec. 7 episode featuring musical »

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