LIVE UPDATES: See the results of Washington state’s August 4 primaries

The top-two candidates of several races in Tuesday’s primaries will move on to the general election in November. Washington has conducted all of their elections entirely by mail since 2011. Many states holding elections during the pandemic have considered vote-by-mail to prevent coronavirus transmission. Two closely watched primaries are the 3rd and 10th Congressional Districts. View the live results below. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Tuesday’s primaries in Washington state will select the leading candidates of each race to appear on the November ballot. Numerous offices are up for election, including governor, state attorney general and all 10 U.S. congressional districts. The state uses a top-two primary system,… Read More

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Why Did Chrishell Stause and Justin Hartley Divorce?

Justin Hartley and Chrishell Stause divorced late last year, leaving the Selling Sunset star emotionally devastated. But with he fallout from that split set to play out on the new season, fans are still wondering why the two divorced in the first place. Selling Sunset was already an interesting show — most realty shows focus on the buyers, not on the realtors. But Season 3 of the Netflix series, which premieres on August 7, 2020, is expected to be jam packed with divorce drama. Chrishell stars on Selling Sunset and, last November, This Is Us hottie Justin Hartley filed for divorce. Justin began dating Chrishell at some point before January… Read More

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20 helpful products we’ve bought for our apartments

Your home has a big impact on your quality of life, and mitigating those small daily annoyances you experience around the house can vastly improve your time spent there. I asked my Insider Reviews colleagues for the best purchases they ever made for their apartments. Read more: 30 handy cooking tools we rely on in our own kitchens Whether it sounds hyperbolic or superficial, your home has a drastic impact on your quality of life. The little inconveniences and annoyances you learn to live around become a fixture from day to day, and, over time, become too much a part of your life. That’s why we’re all so willing to… Read More

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How to get into the Yale School of Management, according to admissions directors, students, and MBA consultants

The Yale School of Management (SOM) has earned a solid spot among the best US and global business schools. Business Insider spoke with current students, recent graduates, a former admissions officer, and MBA consultants for an insider’s perspective on the process and strategies to stand out. Demonstrate your understanding of and appreciation for Yale SOM’s mission and culture, which is community-driven and socially-minded. Make sure you have a strong example of your “biggest commitment” for your essay, whether personal or professional — “I wrote about how marriage developed resilience and perseverance, built personal responsibility, and most importantly required teamwork,” said Dan Kurber, class of 2021. Many students have success reapplying… Read More

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LIVE UPDATES: See the results of the Republican primary in Kansas’ 2nd congressional district

Embattled first-term Rep. Steve Watkins is facing a high-stakes primary challenge from state Treasurer Jake LaTurner in Kansas’ 2nd congressional district. In mid-July, the local district attorney charged Watkins with four counts of voter fraud in connection with him listing a UPS store as his residence on his voter registration form. On the Democratic side, Topeka Mayor Michelle De La Isla is expected to formally secure the Democratic nomination to face either Watkins or LaTurner. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. The stakes: There’s a highly-watched Republican primary in Kansas’ 2nd congressional district, in which embattled first-term Rep. Steve Watkins is facing a high-stakes primary challenge from state Treasurer… Read More

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