Rich Baranowski, second from left, and Tracy Hardy, second from right, vote as poll workers sit nearby during Ferguson's municipal election Tuesday, April 7, 2015, in Ferguson, Mo. Three of the six city council seats are up for grabs in the St. Louis County town where 18-year-old Michael Brown, who was black, was fatally shot by a white Ferguson police officer in August.

Ferguson election could reshape City Council

Ferguson currently has just one black member of its six-person City Council, even though African-Americans make up about two-thirds of resid…

Former New England Patriots football player Aaron Hernandez, right, listens during his murder trial as defense attorney Charles Rankin, left, looks on, Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015, in Fall River, Mass. Hernandez is charged with killing semiprofessional football player Odin Lloyd, 27, in June 2013.

Defense attorney: Ex-NFLer Aaron Hernandez witnessed killing

The defense urged jurors to find Hernandez not guilty of murder.