MB: Alaska legalizes pot, a California train crash and is winter over?

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Oops. Idaho Rep. Vito Barbieri drew national criticism with a pair of questions he posed about the female anatomy during a hearing about the morning after pill. (CdA Press)

The big question: Is winter over? (KHQ)

The lawyer who represented a family in Ferguson, Missouri, says he’ll represent the parents of an unarmed Mexican man shot to death by officers this month in Pasco. (Spokesman-Review)

Restaurant Week is here and people/local celebrities are already loving it. (Inlander)

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It’s now legal to smoke pot in Alaska, the third state to legalize it. (NPR)

ISIS has reportedly kidnapped 90 Christians in Syria. (The Guardian)

A Seattle missionary is missing in Nigeria. It is believed she was kidnapped. (Seattle Times)

A Metrolink train slammed into a truck this morning in Oxnard, California, injuring nearly 30 people. (LA Times)