In honor of National Margarita Day, TheRoot.com caught up with Gabrielle Union to discuss some of her favorite "Margarita Moments." See what she also had to say about Donald Trump, Stacey Dash and #BlackLivesMatter!
This year, Black Girls Rock! celebrated 10 years. Honorees include superstar Rihanna, legendary soul singer, Gladys Knight, television mogul, Shonda Rhimes, actress Amandla Stenberg, actress and playwright Danai Gurira and Black Lives Matter founders Patrisse Cullors, Alicia Garza and Opal Tometi.
Check-out our exclusive footage from the Black Girls Rock! red carpet.
Tennis star James Blake, who was tackled by a plainclothes NYPD officer after being mistaken for a suspect, reacts to former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani's claim that the Black Lives Matter movement is racist. (CNN)
Khan Family: We Felt Compelled To Speak Up | Morning Joe | MSNBC
Khizr and Ghazala Khan join Morning Joe for a discussion on their son, Humayun Khan, a Muslim-American soldier killed in combat. The Khan family also discusses Donald Trump, their DNC speech and the Republicans who are applauding them. (MSNBC)
Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards talks with Rachel Maddow about how his state is dealing with historic, deadly flooding displacing tens of thousands of people, and how the federal government is assisting in coping with the tragedy as it continues to unfold. (MSNBC)
Desiigner Reportedly Arrested on Drug & Weapon Charges
Desiigner was reportedly arrested in New York City on Thursday night after an alleged "road rage incident," TMZ reports. Police told TMZ that Desiigner and four other unnamed individuals were arrested and charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance and criminal possession of drugs with intent to sell. (Complex News)