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Amazon's Bezos tops Forbes richest list, Trump dips

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Amazon's Bezos tops Forbes richest list, Trump dips

Amazon's Bezos tops Forbes richest list, Trump dips

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos topped Forbes' list of richest Americans for the third year in a row, while U.S. President Donald Trump's ranking dropped as the pandemic slammed his office buildings, hotels and resorts, the magazine said Tuesday.

Colette Luke has the latest.


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