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.
Thursday, Oct. 16:
The White House says it "strongly opposes" congressional attempts to turn into loans some of the money earmarked for Iraqi reconstruction
• Rep. Mike Pence, R-Ind.
More than ever before, the U.S. government is hiring private military companies to handle work in danger zones
• Peter Singer, author of Corporate Warriors: The Rise of the Privatized Military Industry
For American troops, living in Iraq has been called the closest thing to hell on earth
• David Mazzarella, editorial director of Stars and Stripes
The thrill of victory, the agony of "da crease!" Extreme ironing... Not exactly your everyday sport
• Philip Shaw, inventor of sport
Roman Catholics around the world celebrate Pope John Paul II’s 25th anniversary as holy father of the church
• Judge Andrew Napolitano, FNC senior judicial analyst
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Topics and guests subject to change.