Today on Special Report...

Dana Lewis reports: U.S. forces launch offensive attacks in Baghdad -- The blast hits a meeting place or staging area for suspected pro-Saddam loyalists and destroys a truck that fired mortar rounds at a U.S. facility. Get a live update from Baghdad.

GUEST PREVIEW: FNC foreign affairs analyst Marc Ginsberg, former ambassador to Morocco, will discuss the latest violence in Iraq.

Brian Wilson reports: Senate Republicans begin a 30-hour marathon on the Senate floor in hopes of forcing an up or down vote on the president's judicial nominees.

Jim Angle reports: The top U.S. administrator in Baghdad makes a trip to Washington D.C. to meet with President Bush. Will there be a new plan for rebuilding Iraq? We'll have the details.

Carl Cameron reports: Democratic candidate Howard Dean receives two big endorsements.

Details on those stories and more on Special Report with Brit Hume at 6 p.m. ET.

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