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.

Wednesday, Jan. 14:

Are Howard Dean's attacks on President Bush going over the line?
Will Dana, "Rolling Stone" deputy managing editor

Sen. John Edwards is making things interesting in Iowa
Walter Shapiro, "USA Today" columnist

President Bush launches a new initiative to further explore our universe
Roger Handberg, professor at the University of Central Florida

A Canadian citizen wants to know why he was deported by the U.S. to Syria, where he says he was tortured
• Judge Andrew Napolitano, FNC senior judicial analyst

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

Topics and guests subject to change.