Judge rules Nevada pimp can reopen brothel near Las Vegas
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada's most famous legal pimp can re-open his brothel near Las Vegas after county officials ordered it closed, a judge ruled Monday.
Dennis Hof, who starred in the HBO adult reality series "Cathouse," and is a Republican candidate for a state legislative seat, sued officials in Nye County after they shuttered his Love Ranch brothel earlier this month.
The bordello near Pahrump, about an hour away from Las Vegas, is one of several that Hof owns.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Officials have yanked a brothel license from Nevada's most famous legal pimp, who has fashioned himself as a Donald Trump-style candidate for a state legislative seat and faced increasing anti-prostitution sentiment.
Dennis Hof had failed to apply for a renewal and pay fees for his Love Ranch brothel about an hour's drive northwest of Las Vegas, officials in southern Nevada's Nye County said.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Pimp Dennis Hof, owner of half a dozen legal brothels in Nevada and star of the HBO adult reality series "Cathouse," won a Republican primary for the state Legislature on Tuesday, ousting a three-term lawmaker.
Hof defeated hospital executive James Oscarson. He'll face Democrat Lesia Romanov in November, and will be the favored candidate in the Republican-leaning Assembly district.
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The owner of half a dozen legal brothels in Nevada has ousted a Republican state lawmaker running for re-election.
Dennis Hof defeated incumbent Assembly member James Oscarson and a third candidate in a GOP primary race Tuesday.
Khloe Kardashian no longer in touch with Lamar Odom
Khloe Kardashian has "no communication" with her former husband Lamar Odom.
The 33-year-old reality star was formerly married to the retired basketball player from 2009 until their divorce was finalised last year, and although Lamar sparked concern for his health recently when he collapsed in a Los Angeles nightclub, sources say Khloe is wishing him well from afar.
Khloe Kardashian's boyfriend is buying a house in Los Angeles.
Tristan Thompson - who lives in Ohio as he plays for basketball team Cleveland Cavaliers - had been planning to rent in the city so he had his own base, but after the 'Keeping Up With the Kardashians' star discovered she was pregnant he decided to find a permanent residence.
According to TMZ, the 26-year-old sportsman has a budget of $20 million and is looking for a place in Bel Air, Beverly Hills or the Hollywood Hills.
Khloé Kardashian loves the "simpler life" she has in Cleveland with Tristan Thompson.
The 33-year-old reality star has been spending a lot of time travelling between her work base in Los Angeles and the home of her basketball player boyfriend, and though she admits the constant back and forth is "grueling", she wouldn't have it any other way.
Khloé - who previously lived in Dallas with then-husband Lamar Odom - said: "For the past eight months, I have been basically bicoastal.
Khloe Kardashian was told her ex-husband Lamar Odom had died after his 2015 hospitalization.
The 33-year-old reality star put her divorce from the basketball player on hold after he was found unconscious in a brothel in Nevada, and Khloe has now revealed that when she was first told the news of his hospitalization, she was informed that he had died, and has recalled how she was left "screaming" by the tragic news.
Khloe Kardashian wants to get married again.
The 'Keeping Up With the Kardashians' star - who was previously wed to Lamar Odom - admits her current relationship with Tristan Thompson, who she has been dating for almost a year, is the "best" she's "ever been in" and though she'd love to tie the knot again one day, she insists she isn't in a hurry to walk down the aisle.
Lamar Odom believes his drug addiction took hold after his infant son died.
The 37-year-old basketball player admits his life changed forever when he received a call to say his six-month-old son Jayden - who he had with then-partner Liza Morales - had been rushed to hospital after being found unresponsive and not only does he think about the youngster "every day", he thinks his passing was the turning point that saw his cocaine use escalate.
Lamar Odom hit "rock bottom" when Khloe Kardashian caught him "getting high" with another woman in a motel room.
The 37-year-old basketball player - who split from the 'Keeping Up With the Kardashians' star in 2013 after four years of marriage - admitted things got "dark as hell" when he was gripped by cocaine addiction and he is ashamed of his "scumbag" behaviour.
He said: "As the years went on, and I got into my 30s, my career was winding down, and things just got out of control.
Lamar Odom says Rob Kardashian will "live and learn" from his feud with former fiancee Blac Chyna.
The retired basketball player - who was married to Rob's sister Khloe Kardashian - has offered his love and "prayers" to his close friend and ex brother-in-law after his outburst on social media a week ago, which saw him post explicit pictures, accuse Chyna of taking drugs and of sleeping with a number of men.
Khloe Kardashian has reportedly agreed to keep her relationship off 'Keeping Up With the Kardashians'.
The 33-year-old reality star's romance with NBA star Tristan Thompson is going from strength to strength, but while the 26-year-old sportsman is keen to tie the knot with his girlfriend, he doesn't want to be a part of the "Kardashian circus", while Khloe is reluctant to make the mistakes she made in her first marriage to Lamar Odom.
Khloe Kardashian's relationship with Tristan Thompson is "effortless".
The 'Keeping Up with the Kardashians' star is currently in a relationship with the 26-year-old Cleveland Cavaliers basketball player, and the star's close friend Malika Haqq has said their romance is going from strength to strength as they are a "match" for one another.
Lamar Odom's daughter worried that her father's addiction was her "own fault".
The retired basketball player's eldest child Destiny, 17, feared she had caused her dad to become an addict but realised "after talking to therapists and drug specialists" that she wasn't to blame.
She said: "I used to worry that [my dad's] addiction was my own fault but after talking to therapists and drug specialists, you just know the way that an addict's brain is chemically wired.
Lamar Odom's daughter says his relationship with Khloe Kardashian was "toxic".
The former basketball star's daughter Destiny, 17, says "things changed" when the retired sportsman married the 'Keeping Up With The Kardashians' star.
She admitted: "Things changed when my dad married Khloe. Things were a lot more public. When your dad's an NBA player that's already enough, but when he's marrying a reality TV star, things are so public and you don't have a private life anymore.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Lamar Odom says he's "a walking miracle" after being found unconscious with cocaine in his system in a Nevada brothel in 2015.
Odom tells US Weekly he hid his cocaine use from ex-wife Khloe Kardashian for a while, but she found out about two years before their 2013 split. He also says that he regrets "having multiple affairs with different women" while married to Kardashian.
Khloé Kardashian has always regretted gaining "love weight."
The svelte reality TV star, who is smitten with NBA boyfriend Tristan Thompson, first started seeking solace in the gym following her split from ex-husband Lamar Odom and was much more relaxed about her diet and fitness regime during previous relationships than she is now.
Khloé Kardashian drops Lamar Odom’s surname from passport
Khloé Kardashian has officially dropped Lamar Odom's surname from her passport.
The 32-year-old television personality - who first filed for a divorce from the 37-year-old retired professional basketball player in 2013 after four years of marriage - had her divorce finalised last year and has now decided to update her passport with her ex-husband's name removed from her identification, according to TMZ.
Judge finalizes Khloe Kardashian’s divorce from Lamar Odom
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Khlomar is officially no more.
A Los Angeles judge on Friday finalized Khloe Kardashian's divorce from former NBA player Lamar Odom, more than three years after the reality TV star first sought to end their marriage.
Kardashian filed for divorce in December 2013 after the pair had been married for four years, but rescinded the filing after Odom was found unconscious at a Nevada brothel last year. She cited Odom's medical condition as one reason to withdraw the divorce.
From prostitutes to politics: Brothel owner’s bid questioned
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Dennis Hof doesn't lack for name recognition in his run for Nevada state office.
He starred in the HBO adult reality series "Cathouse" and didn't shy away from the spotlight when former NBA player Lamar Odom suffered a medical episode during a stay at Hof's legal brothel, called Love Ranch.
Khloe Kardashian kicked Lamar Odom out of the house she was renting for him, after someone in her family found a crack pipe on the property, according to TMZ.
I'm guessing he won't be making that big NBA comeback after all.
After her estranged husband and former Los Angeles Lakers star overdosed in a brothel outside Las Vegas last year and spent several weeks in the hospital, Kardashian rented him a house in Calabasas near her, so she could help him recover. Odom...