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Hero dachshund helps save St. Bernard

A little dog in New Mexico is being hailed a hero for saving his much larger buddy. One dachshund’s persistence led to a dramatic water rescue of a St. Bernard.

FILE - In this Nov. 20, 2014, file photo, supporters of legislation that will raise the minimum wage in Illinois rally outside the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield Ill. Most Americans support increasing the minimum wage, as well as requiring employers to provide paid sick leave and parental leave, according to a new Associated Press-GfK poll. Proposals to increase the federal minimum wage, as well as to require employers to give paid leave to their employees, find few objections among Americans as a whole.  (AP Photo/Seth Perlman, File)

How the AP-GfK poll on workplace issues was conducted

As is done routinely in surveys, results were weighted, or adjusted, to ensure that responses accurately reflect the population’s makeup by factors such as age, sex, race, education and phone use.

(AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)

General Motors hires new legal chief

During a July Senate hearing on the delayed recall of small cars with faulty switches, lawmakers demanded that the previous counsel for the company be fired.