Irish band with huge following now on U.S. tour

Music Review St. Patrick’s Day has come and gone but you can still celebrate by catching Ireland’s most popular rock group on their U.S. tour (with another Irish artist, Damien Rice) or buying their new CD, Set List, now in U.S. stores.

The Bushes: Four generations of deceit and cronyism

Book review American Dynasty: Aristocracy, Fortune, and the Politics of Deceit in the House of Bush By Kevin Phillips Viking Penguin, 2004 Hardcover, 397 pages, $25.95

High-stakes election being held in El Salvador

SAN SALVADOR – Walking down the street it soon becomes apparent that a hotly disputed election is taking place.