Brit, K-Fed, Settle Their Split

The amateur rapper and the rehabbed pop princess' story comes to a quiet end
By Sarah Seltzer,  Newser User
Posted Mar 30, 2007 12:52 PM CDT
Britney Spears, holding her dog Bit Bit, and husband Kevin Federline, walk the red carpet during the 2004 Billboard Music Awards in this Dec. 8, 2004, file photo taken in Las Vegas. The couple reached...   (Associated Press)

(Newser) – Britney Spears and Kevin Federline settled their long-impending divorce  last night, reports MTV, after five hours of hashing it out with their lawyers. The fresh-from rehab pop star and her would-be rapper hubby setttled "all issues of their marriage and child custody" his lawyer said.

The couple had agreed on joint custody in January, but Federline vowed to get custody after Britney's bizarre party binge landed her in rehab. His settlement is rumored to be about a million dollars.