The outspoken Braxton tweeted a photo of blue teddy bears and flowers Thursday evening.
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• Tamar Braxton announced the arrival of a beautiful baby boy via Twitter Thursday evening. Although no details about the baby were released, including name and weight, she shared a photo of several stuffed animals and balloons. When ESSENCE.com caught up with the youngest Braxton in April, she revealed she and Vincent were behind in getting the nursery together. There's no word if reality TV cameras were filming during the birth. ESSENCE.com also captured her baby shower just last month. [Twitter]
• July cover star Serena Williams has advanced to the finals in the French Open. This Saturday, she will play Maria Sharapova for the title. Williams beat out Italian player Sara Errani Thursday in a 47-minute match. The win marked her 30th consecutive win—a personal best. [EURweb]
• On Thursday in Rome, three-time Olympic gold medalist Usain Bolt came in second place in a 100 meter dash. American sprinter Justin Gatlin won the race by milli seconds. Bolt announced earlier this week that his upcoming race at the 2016 Olympics in Rio will be his last. He hopes to earn several more gold medals. [TMZ]
• AEG Live executives worried that Michael Jackson was trying to sabotage is mega comeback concert in 2009. That's the latest development in the ongoing trial between AEG Live and the Jackson estate to determine if the company is responsible for hiring and or supervising Dr. Conrad Murray. According to CNN, Randy Phillips would not advance funds to Jackson because he believed the singer was "in an anticipatory breach" because he missed several rehearsal dates. [CNN]