Topics and Guests for Thursday, Oct. 10

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 Thursday, Oct. 10:

The Beltway sniper claims victim number nine
Jim Timoney, former Philadelphia police commissioner

The war on terror does not appear to be discouraging Al Qaeda's number two man — Ayman al-Zawahiri
Dennis Ross, former special Middle East coordinator
The House gives President Bush's Iraq resolution the thumbs-up
• Rep. Steve Buyer, R-Ind.

Sept. 11 put a spotlight on the nation's vulnerability to terror attacks. Ever since, the government has been working on a list of potential targets
Danielle Brian of the Project on Government Oversight

The reliability of polygraph testing is under fire, following a new report to the government
• Judge Andrew Napolitano, FNC senior judicial analyst

Katherine Harris was thrown under a bright and sometimes harsh spotlight as Florida's secretary of state during the 2000 election mess. Now, she's now running for Congress and enjoying a healthy lead in the polls
Katherine Harris, author of Center of the Storm

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