1 Southwest Airlines flew thousands of passengers on planes deemed “unsafe” by federal inspectors as recently as last March, CNN reported. Rep. James Oberstar, D-Minn., who is investigating the case, called it “one of the worst safety violations” he’d ever seen.
2 The Michigan women’s basketball team won its first postseason game in five years yesterday with a win over Big Ten rival Penn State.
3 Utah’s state legislature amended its liquor laws to allow 50 percent more alcohol in a standard cocktail, The Associated Press reported. Republican Gov. Jon Huntsman has said he wants the change so Utah doesn’t appear so different from the rest of the world.