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  1. Thursday’s top personal finance stories
  2. President Donald Trump on Thursday cited “big progress” on ridding the U.S. of MS-13 gang members, a policy being worked on by Attorney General Jeff Sessions, whom Trump has criticized in recent days. Trump also warned Republicans not to let the country down by failing to pass a health-care bill, and awarded medals of valor to officers who responded to the shooting involving House Majority Whip Steve Scalise.
  3. Jon Snow and Ser Davos Seaworth land on Daenerys’s doorstep.
  4. These are the times you’re actually allowed to put money back into your IRA.
  5. Hillary Clinton promises to give us some dirt on Russian meddling, why Trump won, and the “intense personal experience” of losing what most believed was a slam dunk election win. But all she really needed to do was give us this cover
  6. After a seedy past, blank-check companies have come back into vogue as acquisition machines for hedge-fund managers.
  7. Jeff Bezos briefly passed Bill Gates in ranking of the world’s billionaires.
  8. News that the iPhone maker will open a plant in Wisconsin was much ballyhooed late Wednesday, but not everyone is cheering.
  9. Oil prices notch another two-month high Thursday, as support from four weeks of falling U.S. crude supplies contributes to a fourth-consecutive session of gains.
  10. Is taking too many antibiotics fueling the rise of untreatable gonorrhea and other infections?