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Lame-duck Congress staggers to finish line

The spirit of compromise, if not weariness, appears to have overtaken the 106th Congress, as the tentative budget deal struck Monday between congressional leaders and President Clinton seems to be propelling this lame-duck Congress towards adjournment by week's end.

Supreme Court overturns recount, clearing way for Bush presidency

The Supreme Court late Tuesday overturned a recount of contested ballots in Florida. Experts said the decision left Vice President Al Gore with few options other than to concede the election to George W. Bush. Full text of Supreme Court decision.