LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska drivers will replace their meadowlark and goldenrod license plates next year with a new design honoring the state's 150th birthday.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — An effort to repeal Nebraska's ban on federal food assistance for drug felons is all but dead for the year.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's attorney general says he is disappointed but unsurprised by the U.S. Supreme Court's rejection of Nebraska and Oklahoma's effort to have Colorado's pot legalization declared unconstitutional.

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has rejected an effort by Nebraska and Oklahoma to have Colorado's pot legalization declared unconstitutional.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska lawmakers have endorsed a funding boost for college and university facilities, behavioral health programs and the state's beleaguered prison system.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Lincoln City Council has voted to ban smoking at city bus stops and bus shelters.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Lawmakers who want to extend health coverage to Nebraska's Medicaid gap population are planning to propose a compromise they say would reduce uncertainty about the program's costs.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A divided legislative committee has advanced a proposal that would use federal Medicaid dollars and state money to provide health insurance to low-income Nebraska residents.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska residents can now file a consumer complaint, report a scam and register with the federal "Do Not Call" registry under a new state website.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Legislature will begin debate next week on a proposed two-year, $8.7 billion budget.