Palestinian Prime Minister Mahmoud Abbas (search) says a cease-fire with the Islamic militant group Hamas may be in the cards as early as next week.

Abbas' comments come just hours before a summit with Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon (search) to discuss a U.S.-backed peace plan.

We have the latest with correspondent Jennifer Griffin straight from Jerusalem.

Is peace possible? Ariel Sharon's spokesman Raanan Gissin and Palestinian legislator Hanan Ashrawi, an independent, share their thoughts.

Plus, President Bush's bags are being packed as he heads to the Mideast for some face-to-face diplomacy. But that's after his appearance in France for the G-8 Summit. Will the presidential push help?

Also, did Scott Peterson's family prevent Laci's family from entering the house to retrieve some personal items? We've got the thickening plot.

And the large majority of the people in Modesto, Calif., say they already believe Scott Peterson is guilty. Will he get a fair trial?

Judge Andrew Napolitano, FOX News senior judicial analyst, gets to the bottom of the controversies.

Also, Lis Wiehl, FOX News legal analyst, and criminal defense attorney Robert Tarver give us their takes on the latest developments.

Finally, the State Department has a bone to pick with Amnesty International. Find out why.

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