Plus, Lupita Nyong'o teams up with Soular to provide study lights to children without electricity in Africa and three Black women are awarded the MacArthur Genius Grant.
In an interview, the "Hidden Figures" and "Empire" star stressed that ladies can get ahead when we put our cattiness aside.
The legendary actress along with Richard Roundtree and music icon Dionne Warwick will receive lifetime achievements awards in the arts.
The Flint, Michigan native is one of the greatest female boxers we've ever seen.
"You took the wrong kid."
USA teammate Laurie Hernandez joined her on the podium taking home the silver medal.
The 19-year-old Texan is the first American female gymnast to win three gold medals in a single Olympics.
Plus, Instagram video shows cops attacking Bronx man and Florida rapper Kodak Black under fire for "I don't want no Black b%tch" lyrics.
Kendra "Keni" Harrison broke the 28-year-old 100-meters hurdles record at the Müller Anniversary Games in London.
This woke 16-year-old actress stressed that she practices her “activism through art.”
Tracee Ellis Ross, Idris Elba, Viola Davis, Taraji P. Henson and Anthony Anderson lead the pack in celebrating television's finest.
Lia Neal and Simone Manuel are the first African-American duo to compete on the U.S. swim team at the same time.