Topics and Guests for Friday, April 18

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.

April 18:

There's a mountain of evidence against Saddam's regime, a paper trail documenting crimes against humanity
John Burns, reporter for The New York Times

The Iraqi army didn't use weapons of mass destruction against our troops and so far, we haven't found any
Bill Tierney, former U.N. weapons inspector

Private companies are fighting to win reconstruction contracts in Iraq worth billions of dollars. How are those contracts being awarded?
• Judge Andrew Napolitano, FNC senior judicial analyst 

Be sure to tune into The Big Story with John Gibson ... weekdays at 5 p.m. ET.

Note: All guests and topics subject to change