LONI LOVE ADDRESSES RUMORS THAT SHE GOT TAMAR BRAXTON FIRED FROM 'THE REAL': In an interview with Madamenoire, Loni Love addressed comedian Cookie Hull's recent claims that she had a hand in Tamar Braxton's firing from The Real because she wanted to be the only "ghetto" black girl on the show. Loni said," . . . anybody that knows me, knows that I will not describe myself as a ghetto girl. I wouldn’t describe Tamar Braxton as a ghetto girl. I might say that we believe in the power of being ourselves. But ghetto girl?! I would never do that. And also, there’s a lesson in this. When you try to help people, you have to watch who you help. I’ve never been against any Black woman. My fans know that. That’s the reason why I wrote this book. When you read the book, you will see. I’ve been trying to get the truth out for years. But here, we dealing with this reality show type [mentality]. I do address that in my book."

NIECY NASH AND JAY TUCKER'S DIVORCE IS FINALIZED: According to TMZ, Niecy Nash and Jay Tucker's divorce has been finalized.  Nash will keep their home in Bell Canyon, California and their 2016 Tesla while Tucker, an electrical engineer, will keep the 2011  Ford F-150 truck and receive a final payment of about $185,000 from Nash.  Nash will also keep her production company, Chocolate Chick.  They both waived their right to spousal support. The couple got married in 2011. Niecy filed for divorce in December.