Two weeks after a DeKalb County police officer's wife was brutally assaulted and robbed outside their home, he was arrested for obstruction while a search warrant was being executed on his girlfriend’s residence.

According to the Atlanta Journal Constitution, the unidentified wife of DeKalb Police Sgt. Jerry Banks was enjoying an evening out with a friend on May 13. She called Banks around 2 a.m. to tell him she was on her way home after dropping her friend off.

At 3 a.m. the couple's daughter remembered leaving the garage door open and went to close it. She alerted her father that her mother's car was in the driveway.

Banks, who was at home with his daughter and her boyfriend, said he followed a trail of blood from the garage to the spot on the front lawn where his wife lay critically injured. She was transported to Grady hospital where she remained in intensive care on Monday.

The 3 occupants inside the home say they heard nothing outside, according to police reports.

Police do not consider Banks a suspect in his wife's attack -- despite the fact that he was taken into custody on Friday for being "boisterous" and "disobedient" when he was ordered to leave his girlfriend's home.

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According to Dennis Byron, of HipHopEnquirer.com, Judge Bensonetta Tipton Lane booted the press from the courtroom Tuesday during the contentious child custody trial of singer Usher Raymond and his ex-wife, Tameka Foster.

Judge Lane ordered the press removed from the courtroom in advance of testimony by Usher Raymond, who was asked by Tameka's lawyer, Lisa West, to explain a violent incident involving his own mother, Jonetta Patton.

According to Mr. Byron, Tameka Foster's attorney objected to the press being removed from the courtroom. It is her contention that Mr. Raymond is an unstable and unfit father.

Read Dennis Byron's report after the break, and stay tuned for more news from the courtroom later today.

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Embattled actor Jon Travolta released a statement today calling Bee Gees member Robin Gibb "a real friend." The statement came one day after Gibb died of cancer at age 62.

Robin, along with brothers Barry and Maurice -- wrote and performed the soundtrack for the 1977 disco classic "Saturday Night Fever" -- the film that made John Travolta a superstar overnight.

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Remember last week I told you about actor John Travolta's accuser named in court documents as John Doe No. 2? I told you his name was really John, and he lived with his wife and small children in Atlanta.

That information came to Sandrarose.com by way of a confidential source whom I will refer to as "Mr. X."

If you need to know anything about anybody who is somebody in Atlanta, Mr. X is your go-to source. That's why TMZ has his number on speed dial.

Anyway, the NY Daily News revealed the identity of John Doe No. 2 on Saturday. His name is John Truesdale, he is 40 and he works as a masseur at the upscale Mandarin Oriental spa.

The 250-pound certified black belt tells the Daily News that 58-year-old Travolta "sexually accosted him in a hotel suite on the 15th floor in January. At that time the swanky hotel was called the Mansion on Peachtree."

In an exclusive video that was posted to YouTube by Mr. X (the video has since been made private), Truesdale's former co-worker, explains how an anxious Truesdale came running downstairs following his 15-minute encounter with Travolta.

"I can't do this!" he quoted a flabbergasted Truesdale as saying at the time.

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HOT 97 (NY) listeners flooded the station with angry calls the day after President Barack Obama endorsed same-sex marriage. A majority of the listeners agreed that Obama's opinion was clearly politically motivated, and intended to score points with the gay community.

A rumor is going around that Obama met with influential and powerful gay donors at the home of actor George Clooney, where Obama received millions in donations and a promise to deliver gay votes if Obama endorsed same-sex marriage.

Mr. Obama has consistently said he agreed with gay unions, but not same-sex marriage.

According to Fox News, callers to the popular urban station expressed disappointment in Obama, with some saying the president lost their votes.

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It isn't all bad news for socialite Pilar Sanders, who was tossed into a Texas jail last month for assaulting her estranged husband, NFL great Deion Sanders.

According to ABC News, Sanders, 44, has been ordered by a Texas court to pay 38-year-old Pilar $10,500 per month in child support for their three children and $275,000 in legal fees.

Sanders filed for divorce from Pilar in December after finding love in the arms of songwriter Babyface's ex-wife, Tracey Edmonds.

But Pilar is a bitter, vindictive woman who decided not to move out of Deion's sprawling $5.7 million Prosper, Texas mansion, despite the fact that Pilar reportedly has her own home in Celina, Texas.

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To many observers, Denver Nuggets center Chris Andersen is a strange bird. From the full body tattoos to his spiked hair, Birdman, as he's known to his many fans, makes an interesting first impression when he walks into a room. But one thing people probably don't view him as is a child sex predator.

On Thursday, Andersen's Colorado home was the scene of a flurry of activity as Douglas County sheriff's detectives served warrants and seized evidence from his home.

Andersen has been under investigation since February, when the Douglas County sheriff's office received a tip from California authorities that child porn was either exchanged or downloaded from a computer inside Anderson's residence.

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John Travolta's reps are vehemently denying accusations that Travolta fondled the genitals of 2 male masseurs at an upscale hotel in Atlanta. But the lawyer representing the two masseurs says one of the men, identified in court papers as John Doe #2, immediately documented Travolta's sexual misconduct in multiple e-mails following the alleged incident, but hotel management took no action, RadarOnline.com is exclusively reporting.

And now a witness has come forward with a blow-by-blow account of what happened at the luxury resort spa in Atlanta.

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Not everyone in New York is excited about rap mogul Jay Z taking a more hands on approach with the NY Nets.

NY Post columnist Phil Mushnick rankled readers with a racist, venom-filled column on Jay Z's minority ownership of the NY Nets.

In his Equal Time column today, Mushnick wrote the following diatribe about the Nets' new name, cheerleaders and logo which was designed by the aging rap mogul:

"Why the Brooklyn Nets when they can be the New York Niggas? The cheerleaders could be the Brooklyn Bitches or Hoes," he wrote.

From NY Mag:

As long as the Nets are allowing Jay-Z to call their marketing shots — what a shock that he chose black and white as the new team colors to stress, as the Nets explained, their new “urban” home — why not have him apply the full Jay-Z treatment?

Why the Brooklyn Nets when they can be the New York N------s? The cheerleaders could be the Brooklyn B----hes or Hoes. Team logo? A 9 mm with hollow-tip shell casings strewn beneath. Wanna be Jay-Z hip? Then go all the way!