John Burnett John Burnett is the Southwest Correspondent on the National Desk.
John Burnett at NPR headquarters in Washington, D.C., September 27, 2018. (photo by Allison Shelley)
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Hot Air Balloon Crash Leaves At Least 16 Dead In Central Texas

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Dallas, A Grieving City, Honors Slain Officers; Awaits Obama's Visit

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Dallas police officer Kimberly Howard wears a cross given to her earlier in the day by a random well-wisher outside department headquarters in Dallas on Saturday. Gerald Herbert/AP hide caption

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In Dallas, An Already-Embattled Police Department Mourns

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Gunman Kills Dallas Police Officers In Attack On Black Lives Matter Protest

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Dallas Stunned, Numb After Attack Targeting Police

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Deadlocked Supreme Court Fails To Revive Obama's Immigration Plan

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LGBT Self-Defense Site 'Pink Pistols' Gains Followers After Orlando Massacre

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Families Of Undocumented Victims Of Orlando Face Unique Challenges

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Love And Mourning Hang Over Orlando

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Obama, Biden Visit With Victims Of Orlando Mass Shooting

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Luis Alberto de la Rosa says he sells lots of misoprostol, a drug used in abortions and in ulcer treatment, to women from Texas who come to his Miramar Pharmacy in Nuevo Progreso, Mexico. John Burnett/NPR hide caption

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Legal Medical Abortions Are Up In Texas, But So Are DIY Pills From Mexico

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In Texas, Strict Laws On Clinics Drive Demand For Abortion Pill

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Immigrants from El Salvador, including one who says she is seven months pregnant, stand next to a U.S. Border Patrol truck after they turned themselves in to border agents on Dec. 7, 2015, near Rio Grande City, Texas. John Moore/Getty Images hide caption

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U.S.-Mexico Border Sees Resurgence Of Central Americans Seeking Asylum

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Sweetwater Jaycees surrounding rattlesnakes on Diamondback Day at the Texas state Capitol. John Burnett/NPR hide caption

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Amid Much Hissing, Texas Could Impose Ban To Rattle Snake Hunters

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Detained immigrant children line up in the cafeteria at the Karnes County Residential Center, in Karnes City, Texas, a temporary home for immigrant women and children detained at the border. Eric Gay/AP hide caption

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