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.
Topics and Guests for Tuesday,
Congress inches closer to creating a Homeland Security Department
• Sen. Arlen Specter, R-Penn.
• Sen. Dean Barkley, I-Minn.
A big tanker carrying 20-million gallons of oil goes down off the coast of Spain
• Stewart Ellis of Cleanupoil.com
As U.N. weapons inspectors set up shop in Baghdad, Iraq's military continues to fire on allied jets patrolling the no-fly zone
• Martin Indyk, former U.S. ambassador to Israel
Louisiana police are trying to catch a serial killer and have asked about 600 white men to hand over DNA samples. Is this a valid investigative technique, or a violation of civil rights?
• Judge Andrew Napolitano, FNC senior judicial analyst
Poetry magazine stands to inherit $100 million from an heir to the Eli Lilly fortune
• Joseph Parisi, editor of Poetry magazine
A new book reveals that FNC chairman Roger Ailes sent a memo to the White House after Sept. 11. Some media critics are suggesting that the memo proves Ailes has a conservative bias, and that by extension, so does this channel. He says he was writing from the heart and not offering political advice. Did he cross a line, or is this all sour grapes?
• Eric Burns, host of FOX Newswatch
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