Topics and Guests, January 27

Tonight on Special Report with Brit Hume:

Iraq has not genuinely accepted the U.N. resolution demanding that it disarm, chief weapons inspector Hans Blix tells the Security Council.


• As war talk intensifies, President Bush rehearses a State of the Union speech that is meant to confront Americans' doubts about an attack on Iraq and to sell his plans for new tax cuts and a Medicare overhaul.

• Israeli security forces bar Palestinians from entering Israel in advance of national elections, while final opinion polls show Prime Ariel Sharon's hawkish party far ahead of its rivals heading into Tuesday's ballot.

Details on these stories and more on Special Report with Brit Hume.
— Guests and topics are subject to change