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, Sept. 29:

In the world of spies, blowing the cover of an operative on your own side is a cardinal sin. So the claim that members of the Bush administration did just that is causing quite an uproar
Clifford May, president of the Foundation for the Defense of Democracies
Judge Andrew Napolitano

Iraqi scientists say Iraq's WMD were destroyed a long time ago, but that Saddam Hussein didn't know that
David Kay, former weapons inspector 

A rare look inside Hunter S. Thompson's private life
Wayne Ewing, filmmaker behind Breakfast With Hunter

Illusionist David Blaine tried to spend 44 days in a glass box, dangling near the U.K.'s River Thames

The Big Story’s "candidate of the day" in the California recall election
Daniel Watts, Green candidate for governor

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

Topics and guests subject to change.