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, May 5:

President Bush reaches out to the Arab world, trying to calm outraged reaction over the abuse of Iraqi prisoners
• Sen. Saxby Chambliss, R-Ga.
Chuck Blanchard, former general counsel of the Army
• Judge Andrew Napolitano, FNC senior judicial analyst

Secretary of State Colin Powell may see himself as a team player, but some of the power players within the administration don't seem to agree
Dick Morris, FNC contributor

Ariz. Sen. Jon Kyle says he's worried that Al Qaeda may be recruiting within the U.S. prison system
James Jones, professor of religion at Manhattanville College

Some scientists say that in 125,000 years, men will be extinct
Bryan Sykes, Oxford University geneticist

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

Topics and guests subject to change.