Jeff Bezos announces he and his wife are divorcing

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Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos announced Wednesday morning that he and his wife MacKenzie Bezos are divorcing. Jeff Bezos made the announcement in a statement posted to Twitter.

"We feel incredibly lucky to have found each other and deeply grateful for every one of the years we have been married to each other," Bezos said. "If we had known we would separate after 25 years, we would do it all again."

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— Jeff Bezos (@JeffBezos) January 9, 2019

This is a developing story and will be updated.

First published on January 9, 2019

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