*Gayle is gone … well, almost.

That’s right, Gayle King will is exiting her Harpo Radio program to concentrate on TV. Affiliates are being told that the final show will air on April 6. The two-hour daily talk program launched in July of 2010 on Sirius XM.


*Fans of late rapper/singer Nate Dogg will have a chance to pay their respects this weekend.

A public viewing will take place today, Friday, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the New Hope Baptist Church at 1160 New York St. in Long Beach, Cali. Nate Dogg’s public funeral will be held tomorrow, Saturday, at 10 a.m. at the Long Beach Cruise Terminal. No cameras will be allowed at either event. He passed away last week after complications from a stroke at the age of 41.


*Locked out of his day job, Ochocinco opened a four-day tryout with Sporting Kansas City, the Major League Soccer team, on Wednesday and by the end of his first day star receiver for the NFL Cincinnati Bengals was panting for breath.

“Exactly what I expected,” the six-time Pro Bowler explained. “I would be a little winded being that I haven’t ran at this pace or this level since the end of our season of football. It was fun. I didn’t expect to come in here and be Superman.”