April Haynes

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Obama calls for Syria's Assad to be held accountable

WASHINGTON– In an address to the nation Tuesday, PresidentObamamade his case for holding Syrian PresidentBashar Assadaccountable for an alleged nerve gas attack that U.S. officials say killed more than 1,400 people, some while they slept, in suburbs outside Damascus.<p>Obama called the Aug. 21 attack …

E.B. Henderson brought basketball to the District

<b>When E.B. Henderson stopped by</b> the District’s whites-only Central YMCA one night in 1907 to watch a basketball game, he was familiar with the sport. Henderson had studied basketball while attending Harvard’s Dudley Sargent School of Physical Training, which was affiliated with the Springfield, …

True Blood to End in 2014, Seventh Season Will Be HBO Series’ Last

Bon voyage, Bon Temps! After six seasons of blood-soaked, high-intensity drama, HBO's hit series <i>True Blood</i> will be coming to an end in 2014, the …

Hangover Be Gone! We whipped up a juice that fights the morning after.

A few shots here, a few beers there, a rum and coke, that shot of Goldschläger your friend bought you as a joke, a few large-ish nips out of that …

Closet Case: 8 Steps to Perfect Organization

Lisa Adams of L.A. Closet Design breaks down the how-to.<p>Our search for well-formed closet inspiration began where much of our time is currently spent, ogling Instagram. There, we came upon Lisa Adams's chic compilation of images of well-controlled chaos under the name of her company L.A. Closet …

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The 5 Steaks You Should Be Grilling Now

<i>Welcome to our new weekly series On the Grill, where our Sunday Dinners columnist Tom Hirschfeld will be showing us how to grill everything from steaks to salads with confidence (and style).</i><p><i>Today: How to grill the perfect steak, soup to nuts: the 5 best steaks to grill, the 5 rules for cooking them</i> …

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Chocolate Pies and Tarts

You can’t go wrong when luscious chocolate is matched with caramel, nuts, fruit, whipped cream, custard fillings, or flaky pie crust. Browse our collection of the best pie and tart recipes featuring chocolate in the fillings, crusts, toppings, or throughout.<p>A crispy crust made from ice cream cones …

White Trousers Then & Now: From Jackie O. To Kate Hudson

We’re turning the spotlight on the staple's fashionable history, so keep reading to see how white trousers were worn then and now.<p><b>Marilyn Monroe</b><p>The …

Kick-Ass Style Inspired By Angelina Jolie, Jennifer Lawrence & More

Check out our favorites—and some of our picks inspired by their iconic style.<p>Obesity and Speed Destroyed Tee ($120) in Black<p>Let’s face it. No matter …

Olivia Palermo

ASOS Skater Dress with Lace Up Sleeve ($68) in Paisley Print<p>Louis Vuitton SC Bag PM ($4150)<p><b>Alternatives:</b><p>Reiss Aurelia Stone Encrusted Belt in …

The Official Dos and Don'ts of Washing Your Clothes

Once we've invested in a timeless piece, we want that item to last us through the years. Be it your everyday T-shirt collection or favorite pairs of …

LUCKY NUMBER

I am in love with this sporty Three Floor sweatshirt. I feel like 90% of the tops I own are sweatshirts, it is shameful. And in the summer I start to …

GREY TEE, JEANS, SNEAKERS

My most basic essentials, I like simplicity for everyday. I'm a grey tee junkie and always on the quest for the perfect sloppy oversized one. This …

ATOMIC RED

A bit of a new look for me–I’ve been practicing some different hairstyles and created a simple outfit inspired by my retro ponytail. It’s pretty …

Easy Outfit Inspiration for the Weekend

Hope you guys have a restful weekend planned for yourselves! It's been a long week. These photos reminded me that the simplest things are the best! …

DOUBLE G

I've always loved the classic Gucci Double G belt, so when I found a vintage one on the cheap last year I was thrilled! It is now my go-to to dress …

WHITE JEANS-three favorite looks

It feels like summer has officially come into full swing! With the mercury rising, it's a perfect time to fine tune some of my favorite outfit …

CHECKMATE

I've been pretty excited for this dress to arrive. I love the graphic print as opposed to the predictable florals for summer time. On a more …

I WANT TO WEAR

Jacket: Diane Von Furstenburg, sold out, similar here<p>Blouse: old Zara, similar by ASOS here<p>Jeans: Helmut Lang<p>Bag: The Row<p>Pumps: Isabel Marant<p>Sweater: …

The Figure-Flattering Skirt Everyone In Fashion Adores

Dressed up or down, the swingy circle skirt brings just the right amount of flirtatious flair to any ensemble. Just be sure to look to today’s 10 …

Color 101: Cool Combos That Are Perfect For Summer

While neutrals will always be our wardrobe workhorses, with the advent of summer we’ve been itching to work color into our ensembles in new ways. …

16 Dream-Worthy Closets We Want To Live In

Accordingly, we rounded up some of the most spectacular dressing rooms—both simply chic and luxuriously grand—which not only serve as the perfect …

Reese Witherspoon

Oliver Peoples XXV-S Square Sunglasses ($395)<p>Band of Outsiders Floral-Print Silk-Habotai Top ($315)<p>Valentino bag<p>Celine cuff<p>Alexander Wang Antonia …

Fashion Recap: The Week's Most Standout Looks

In case you missed it, here’s a look back at the week’s standout looks!<p>Seen here out in West Hollywood.<p>On Reese:<br>Oliver Peoples XXV-S Square …

10 Insider Secrets To Scoring Seriously Discounted Clothes

As fashion editors, we spend an inordinate amount of time browsing clothes online. It's not technically our fault: in addition to our personal …

How to Be Ready for Anything

There was a time when having people over meant a lot of advanced planning on my part. I cleaned, I shopped, I cooked, I added special decorating …

Dining Rooms

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