Death Toll In Nepal Crosses 6,800

The United Nations has complained that Nepal’s bureaucracy is getting in the way of relief efforts. Government officials in Kathmandu say they aren’t receiving enough of the right kind of aid.

All Tapped Out In A Tiny California Town

The years-long drought in California has taken a severe toll on the rural, mainly African-American community of Fairmead, where water drawn for agriculture has left wells dry.

A Boxing Match And A Derby: The Week In Sports

NPR’s Scott Simon and NPR’s Tom Goldman chat about tonight’s boxing match between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao; the Kentucky Derby; and the NBA match-up between the Clippers and Spurs.