A White House official said NFL players should "do free speech on their own time." But historically, sports and politics have gone hand in hand.
An annual FBI report says violent crime rates rose in 2016, but they're still lower than a decade ago.
The referendum, if successful, could kick-start secession talks between Baghdad and the Kurdish regional capital, Irbil.
Susan Collins is the third Republican senator to oppose the bill, leaving it just shy of the 50 votes it needs.
The bill would allow immigrants brought to the U.S. as children to apply for citizenship after 15 years.