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  1. The internet was buzzing about his black bomber jacket with ‘44’ on the sleeve
  2. Rates for home loans continued their downward trajectory, helped by concerns about the global economy, even as they boosted American house-hunters’ buying power.
  3. In 2018, an additional four million people got access to plastic in America
  4. The cannabis truffles and beauty products rolled into the $100,000 gift bags are legal in California — but crossing state lines could get sticky.
  5. Bitcoin prices were drifting lower on Thursday, putting a 5-day win streak at risk for the best-known digital currency.
  6. The Federal Trade Commission is cracking down on the trend.
  7. Treasury prices pull back Thursday, pushing up yields on signs of progress on U.S.-China trade talks and as investors sort through a big round of economic data.
  8. Stocks finish lower Thursday, with the Nasdaq snapping its eight-session winning streak, as fresh economic data out of Europe and Japan suggest further slowing in global growth
  9. There’s plenty of risk and potential for a bargain in these underloved stocks, writes Jeff Reeves.
  10. Thursday’s top personal finance stories.