In this photo released by the official website of the office of the Iranian Presidency, Iran's President Hassan Rouhani delivers his speech in a public gathering in the city of Rasht during his tour to the northern province of Gilan, Iran, Wednesday, April 15, 2015. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Wednesday dismissed pressure from the U.S. Congress over a preliminary deal on Iran's nuclear program, saying that Tehran is dealing with world powers — not American lawmakers.

Iran president dismisses US Congress pressure over nuke deal

The deal, which is to be finalized by June 30, is meant to curb Iran’s nuclear program in return for lifting of crippling economic sanctions…

Former New England Patriots NFL football player Aaron Hernandez listens during his murder trial at the Bristol County Superior Court in Fall River, Mass., on Wednesday, April 15, 2015. Hernandez is accused of killing Odin Lloyd in June 2013.

Ex-NFL star Hernandez convicted of murder, sentenced to life

The sentence came shortly after he was found guilty on all charges in the death of 27-year-old Odin Lloyd.