The Amazon boss confirmed the split on his Twitter account. When Amazon showcased its new biospheres, the plant-filled architectural centerpiece of its Seattle headquarters, the couple toured the building with a horticulturist. Jeff Bezos also bought a mansion in a swanky Washington D.C. neighbourhood previous year for $US23 million.
The pair have four children.
Amazon didn't immediately respond to a request for comment. Ultimately they'll seek a divorce decree stating that the couple's property will be divided according to the agreement. However, affairs in his private life are seemingly not going so well. While Oracle Corp.'s Larry Ellison has been through multiple divorces, none has affected his stake in the software maker.
Shares of Amazon gained 0.24 percent as of 12:54 p.m. ET. That left Amazon with a market value of $US811 billion, more than any other publicly traded company in the US.
The couple announced their decision to divorce in statement signed by both parties and posted to Twitter.
Russian lawyer in Trump Tower meeting has ties to Kremlin
It alleges that Veselnitskaya presented the court with exculpatory evidence that she said were findings by the Russian government. Mr Trump's son-in-law and adviser, Jared Kushner, and top campaign aide Paul Manafort also attended the June 9, 2016, meeting .
Meghan Markle will NOT return to Suits for 'one last episode'
The source has said , "No final figure has yet been arrived at, but negotiations are likely to be opened in the very near future". The source said: 'The show has not made a multi-million dollar charity donation offer to Meghan to return for a cameo.
Ms Bezos met her husband when interviewing for a job at a NY hedge fund, according to a 2013 profile in Vogue.
Nobody really knows what "loving exploration" is or why these two broke up, and quite frankly, they probably don't care.
With that kind of settlement, MacKenzie would be the world's richest woman.
MacKenzie Bezos is a novelist, and has written books including "The Testing of Luther Albright" and "Traps".
VideoSteven Levy, Wired editor-at-large, discusses Jeff Bezos' plans to fly people to space starting in 2019.
Amazon, formed 25 years ago, this week eclipsed Microsoft to become the world's most valuable listed company.
The company has since expanded into an e-commerce giant.
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Here at ET, we're honoring the mother of three by breaking down her best style looks from the past year. Cape Town - Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge celebrates her 37th birthday on Tuesday, 9 January.
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People watching the pre-awards coverage exploded on Twitter at her knowing looks and what looked like expert photobombing . Yes, that was Canadian model Kelleth Cuthbert who appeared in the Arkells' 2015 video for " 11:11 ".
Buccaneers To Hire Bruce Arians As Head Coach, Todd Bowles As DC
After interviewing with the Buccaneers on Saturday , the former Cardinals coach has reportedly won Tampa Bay's head coaching job. According to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport , the Buccaneers are signing Arians to a four-year contract with a fifth-year option.