Veteran newscaster John Gibson gets to the core of the most salient issues facing America today as host of FNC's hard-hitting primetime show The Big Story with John Gibson, airing Monday through Friday at 5 p.m. ET, with expert legal analysis from Judge Andrew Napolitano and in-depth field reports from correspondent Heather Nauert.

Here's a review of what was on the rundown for Wednesday, July 31:

Can you discuss war options in Iraq without tipping your hand to Saddam Hussein?
Stephen Hayes of The Weekly Standard

How would the U.S. use its military force be to oust Saddam Hussein?
• Retired Army Lt. Gen. Tom McInerney

Three of the Al Qaeda detainees in Guantanamo Bay want a trial right here on U.S. soil. A judge has ruled no way, because they are not U.S. citizens. What's next?
• Judge Andrew Napolitano, FNC senior judicial analyst

Yale University, a bastion of higher education for over 300 years, was  allegedly spied on by one of its Ivy League competitors. What really happened?
Elise Jordan of The Yale Daily News
Bill Beaver of The Daily Princetonian

A drunk driver in New Jersey kills himself and another motorist. Now the person who drove the drunk driver to his car is the one who is being charged with both deaths. Is that right? 
• Judge Andrew Napolitano, FNC senior judicial analyst

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