CBC | World News Britain sets up dedicated unit to fight fake news, disinformation 2018-01-23T13:47:59.000000000-05:00 Britain will set up a new unit to beef up its efforts to counter so-called fake news and try to deter disinformation campaigns by other states, a spokesperson for Prime Minister Theresa May says. In Catalonia, the nameless dead raise old animosities toward Franco 2018-01-23T12:55:58.000000000-05:00 In the Catalan hills west of Barcelona, the nameless dead are emerging from deep layers of earth that have kept them hidden from the world's gaze for some 80 years. Syria's alleged use of chemical weapons again under international scrutiny 2018-01-23T11:22:31.000000000-05:00 The United States and 28 other countries are launching a new plan to better identify and punish anyone who uses chemical weapons, amid new reports of a suspected chemical attack in Syria. Jeff Sessions interviewed in Robert Mueller's special counsel investigation 2018-01-23T10:52:40.000000000-05:00 Attorney General Jeff Sessions was interviewed for hours last week in special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation, the Justice Department confirms. 2 dead, 17 injured in Kentucky high school shooting 2018-01-23T10:14:17.000000000-05:00 A person is in custody after at least one individual was killed and multiple others were wounded in a shooting at a high school in Marshall County, Ky., today, Gov. Matt Bevin said on Twitter. Michigan man arrested after alleged threats to kill CNN employees 2018-01-23T09:56:46.000000000-05:00 A Michigan man has been arrested after authorities allege he threatened to travel to Atlanta and kill people at CNN headquarters. Globalization losing its lustre, Indian PM tells economic forum 2018-01-23T09:42:35.000000000-05:00 Protectionism is gaining ground and globalization is losing its attractiveness, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi told the World Economic Forum on Tuesday. Legendary trumpeter Hugh Masekela dead at 78 2018-01-23T08:53:54.000000000-05:00 Legendary South African jazz musician Hugh Masekela has died at age 78 after a decade-long fight with cancer, according to a statement from his family. Bandmates, family attend funeral of Cranberries singer Dolores O'Riordan 2018-01-23T07:58:32.000000000-05:00 Hundreds of mourners have gathered in Dolores O'Riordan's Irish hometown for the funeral of the Cranberries singer. Astronauts go spacewalking to give new hand to Canadarm2 2018-01-23T07:58:30.000000000-05:00 Spacewalking astronauts are giving a hand to the International Space Station's big robot arm, Canadarm2.