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S***hole or Shithole? Press grapples with Donald Trump's latest profanity

Latest update : 2018-01-12

By Alison SARGENT

INTERNATIONAL PAPERS - Friday, Jan. 12, 2018: From asterisks to "S-hole," The New York Times offers a breakdown of how American media outlets handled Donald Trump's alleged use of the word "shithole" to describe Haiti, El Salvador, and African countries. (Here at France 24, a decision not to use the word was reconsidered mid-morning.) We also look at the questionable bathing habits of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, and mysterious bursts of radio waves blasting to earth from a distant galaxy.