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.

Monday, August 4:

Rev. V. Gene Robinson, under consideration by the Episcopal Church to become its first openly gay elected official, is accused of inappropriate “touching” and “pornography”
•  Rev. Brent Hawkes, pastor of Metropolitan Community Church of Toronto

The White House denies a report that Secretary of State Colin Powell would not join President Bush in a second term
•  Michael Weisskopf of Time magazine

Saddam Hussein is gone, but not forgotten. And when he does turn up, the devilish dictator will be facing a few charges
•  Judge Andrew Napolitano, FNC senior judicial analyst

The federal agency promoting volunteer service is struggling. There's not enough money to handle everyone who wants to help
•  Paul Schmitz of Public Allies

Nutella and Sprite no longer want Kobe Bryant to promote its products. Both companies say the decisions have nothing to do with the NBA star’s legal troubles, but should everyone who bought Bryant's image feel cheated?
•  Ralph Nader, consumer advocate and former presidential candidate

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