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RESTON, Va., Sept. 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Leidos (NYSE:LDOS), a FORTUNE® 500 science and technology leader, was awarded a new prime contract by U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to provide Low-Energy Portal (LEP) systems for non-intrusive inspection (NII) of passenger vehicles at U.S.-Mexico land border crossings. The multiple-award LEP indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract has a total ceiling value of $390 million. Under this award, Leidos has received an initial delivery order with a value of $107 million, including options. The LEP systems will be integrated in Vista, California, and deployed to existing vehicle inspection sites across the U.S. southern border with Mexico.

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ALEXANDRIA, Va., Sept. 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Former 9/11 Commission border counsel Janice Kephart has released a self-produced and narrated documentary, 9/11: The Terrorist Travel Operation.  The documentary tells the story of the 9/11 hijackers' terrorist travel operation. Documentary content is based on 9/11 Commission investigative work as to how the hijackers got in and stayed in the United States long enough to commit the horrific acts of 9/11. Narration is based on hundreds of documents, interviews with all immigration inspectors and many consular officers responsible for adjudicating hijackers, as well as high level government officials responsible for border policy before, during and after 9/11.

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U.S. Rep. Diana Harshbarger, R-1st, speaks to a meeting of the East Tennessee Republican Club at the Carnegie Hotel in Johnson City.

How would you respond if you saw a stranger on the side of the road who appeared to have been beaten, stripped of clothing and left half dead?…