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.
Dunia Sibomana, an 8-year-old Congolese boy, will undergo a first-of-its-kind surgery next week to recreate both of his lips after a chimpanzee attack tore them off. WARNING: Report includes pictures some may find disturbing. (Associated Press)
Eric Garner's Mother To Campaign With Hillary Clinton
Gwen Carr, the mother of Eric Garner, joins José Díaz-Balart to respond to a new Bernie Sanders ad featuring her late son. She also explains why she thinks Hillary Clinton is the only candidate addressing injustices within the African American community (MSNBC).
Ferguson, Missouri swore in it's first black permanent police chief on Monday. Delrish Moss will be police chief in a town where the fatal shooting of a black teen by a white police officer sparked months of unrest. (Associated Press)
Demetrice Naulings decided to flee a bathroom at Pulse Nightclub in Orlando and lived. His best friend, Eddie Justice, got left behind and died. Justice wrote several chilling text messages to his mother from the bathroom before he was killed. (Associated Press)