NatWest Three may plea bargain over Enron charges

Staff Reporter

Three British bankers whose extradition to the United States caused a political storm last year are on the brink of a plea agreement that could involve an admission of wrongdoing over an alleged $20-million fraud related to the collapse of Enron.

Malaria vaccine shows promise in infants

Staff Reporter

A malaria vaccine currently under development can be safely given to young infants and appears to offer strong protection against the disease, according to the results of a study conducted in Mozambique. The finding clears the way for final-stage testing of GlaxoSmithKline's vaccine, known as Mosquirix.