Plexus Points: Insurance-related stories we're checking out

The weekend is a wonderful time to catch up on your reading. With this in mind, here are a handful of insurance-related stories you'll enjoy reading, sharing and bookmarking:

-- A major insurer has begun offering food truck coverage in Utah.

-- More travelers are said to be exploring insurance coverage for their trips.

-- A former NFL player is suing an insurer over what he claims is a career-ending concussion.

-- The proposed Anthem-Cigna and Aetna-Humana mergers are being challenged by the U.S. Department of Justice.

-- New York will make boxers and other fighters, including mixed martial artists, carry a minimum of $1 million in liability insurance.

-- Starbucks is implementing a private insurance exchange.

-- A Maine lawmaker wants to change the state's insurance code to forbid a carrier from using age as a factor in determining automotive rates.