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New Year's 2014

7 Ways to Change the World Using Media, Old and New

Karin Kloosterman | Posted 03.19.2014 | Media
Karin Kloosterman

We've sailed over New Year's, and through the most depressing day of the year a week later. Now is the time to make good on your New Year's resolution...

8 Quirky Things Millennial Men Will Try to Better Themselves in 2014

Kara Kamenec | Posted 03.11.2014 | Healthy Living
Kara Kamenec

Men do try to better themselves as part of their New Year's resolutions and to learn the latest ways I've consulted AskMen editors who provided some wacky, innovative, and clever methods from their annual 12 Days To Be A Better Man series.

Resolving to Focus in 2014

Sally Steenland | Posted 03.10.2014 | Religion
Sally Steenland

While 2014 is still fresh, consider these three truths, which I hope to keep in mind despite the distractions and commotion of the coming year. They struck me anew as I was reading Pope Francis's recent encyclical, Evangelii Gaudium. His words are not only spiritually astute and psychologically wise; they are also politically timely.

10 Inspiring Things Alcohol Has Taught Us

Dan Miles | Posted 03.07.2014 | Comedy
Dan Miles

All great heroes have regrets but still shoulder the burden of taking their rightful place in history, as must you. Bar room heroes of the world -- we salute you.

Celebrity Week In Review: The Stars Ring In The New Year

Posted 01.25.2014 | Celebrity

2014 is starting out with a bang when it comes to celebrity news. The stars rang in the new year in style as they vacationed in sunny and snowy loc...

New Year's Resolution: Pledge To Be A Good Person Because You Want To, Not Because Others Are Watching

Derek Snook | Posted 03.05.2014 | Impact
Derek Snook

So what if this year each of us creates New Year's Resolutions that allow us to play our true role to the best of our ability rather than the role we think we need to play to be better than and accepted by others?

The Most Romantic Way To Kick Off The New Year

Posted 01.23.2014 | Weddings

There's something undeniably romantic about New Year's Eve -- the romantic dinners, the champagne, the fireworks and the excitement and promise of a n...

Live Like You Were Dying

Fr. Peter-Michael Preble | Posted 03.04.2014 | Religion
Fr. Peter-Michael Preble

We have a choice -- we can be defined by our past or we can remake our definition by striking out and writing the pages of our future with hope. We can take a stand today and proclaim in a loud voice that "I will strive to make this year better than the year before."

Man Dies After Car Plunges Into Water Near Liberty State Park

AP | Posted 01.23.2014 | New York

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — A car plunged into the water near a park overlooking the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island on Wednesday, killing a man out...

Some NSFW Celebrity New Years Resolutions

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 01.23.2014 | Comedy

If you haven't already given up on your New Years resolutions, good for you! Because we hope that these celebrities, such as Justin Bieber, Miley Cyru...

New Year's Resolutions for the Modern Lady

Vana Dabney | Posted 03.03.2014 | Comedy
Vana Dabney

While making resolutions can be productive, let's face it, women are way too hard on themselves. So, instead of lofty goals of losing hundreds of pounds, swearing off chocolate forever, and meeting your prince, I propose we start small.

18 Post-Split New Year's Resolutions That Will Inspire You

Posted 01.23.2014 | Divorce

The start of a new year is a perfect time to reflect on how far you've come and how far you still have to go -- and that's never more true than after ...

New Year's 2014: Ball Drops In A Packed Times Square In NYC

AP | DAVID B. CARUSO and JAKE PEARSON | Posted 03.02.2014 | New York

NEW YORK (AP) — A world-wide wave of celebrations rang in 2014 with a dazzling 30-minute fireworks show in Dubai, a deluge of confetti in London tha...

Hope for the New Year

John Thatamanil | Posted 03.02.2014 | Religion
John Thatamanil

If remaking the self seems a tall order, imagine remaking the world. Many New Year's resolutions seem trivial and bourgeois in light of the harsh realities that constrain others from just surviving let alone flourishing.

Your New Year's Resolutions: Expectation vs. Reality

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 01.25.2014 | Comedy

Making a New Year's resolution is easy, but keeping it? Not so much. 1. Eat healthy. Expectation: Reality: 2. Exercise regularly. ...

Beautiful New Year's Celebrations You've Never Heard Of

Posted 12.31.2013 | Religion

As we get ready to ring in 2014, we at HuffPost Religion would like to highlight celebrations from some of the world's religious traditions. While th...

2013 in Review

Shan Wells | Posted 03.02.2014 | Denver
Shan Wells


Obama Ringing In New Year In Low-Key Fashion

AP | JULIE PACE | Posted 03.02.2014 | Politics

HONOLULU (AP) — President Barack Obama is closing out a difficult year in low-key fashion, with hopes for better results to come in 2014, particular...

13 Ways We Made Serious Progress On Issues That Matter In 2013

The Huffington Post | Jessica Prois and Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact

Sometimes, it's easy to focus on the fact that society may, in fact, be regressing. var _giphy = _giphy || []; _giphy.push({id: 'mhH8d0sBkMczS',w...

10 Famous Artworks That Celebrate Father Time

Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts

Most of the world is mere hours away from the dawn of a new year, welcoming 2014 with a slew of fireworks, champagne toasts, resolutions and awkward r...

LOOK: New Year's Celebrations Begin Around The World With Fireworks

AP | ROD McGUIRK | Posted 03.02.2014 | World

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) -- With fireworks, dancing and late-night reverie, millions around the world welcomed 2014 on Tuesday, gathering for huge dis...

10 Things You Never Knew About The Ball

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 12.31.2013 | Travel

For over a hundred years, the New Year's Eve Ball in Times Square has made an epic drop which we regard as the official start of a fresh calendar. ...

Our Food And Cooking Resolutions For 2014

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Orchant | Posted 12.30.2013 | Taste

Let's make this year the most delicious one ever!

Meet The People Who Think America Is 2014 Years Old

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.23.2014 | Technology

Ah, the good ol' U. S. of A. Land of the free, home of the uninformed. According to Twitter, more than a few people believe that the United States ...

Find Your Moon 2014

Brendon Burchard | Posted 03.01.2014 | GPS for the Soul
Brendon Burchard

Let us leave our orbit of 2013, with all its struggles and its joys and memories, and let us fully enter a new moment, setting our sights on further...