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BIG 3: Cyber Monday, GM Layoffs and Salvation Army Gold Bar

1. The term Cyber Monday was actually created by marketing companies to encourage online buying on the first Monday after Thanksgiving.

2. General Motors will lay off 14,700 factory and white-collar workers in North America and put five plants up for possible closure as it restructures to cut costs and focus more on autonomous and electric vehicles.

3. The Salvation Army has a gold bar to sell that was dropped into one of its kettles in Marshalltown, Iowa.