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.

Tuesday, May 25:

President Bush addresses the nation on the progress in and future of Iraq, and gets both good and bad reviews. Is the issue turning into a political liability for the commander in chief?
• Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, R-Fla.
• Rep. Gary Ackerman, D-N.Y.

How do our troops in Iraq stop attacks before and after the handover of power?
Lin Todd, former military planner

A London think tank concludes that the war on terror is far from won
Marc Ginsberg, FNC foreign affairs analyst

Michael Moore's documentary slamming President Bush is heading to theaters around the world, except the U.S. where distribution is temporarily on hold because of a dispute over film rights
Michael McCarthy, media reporter for USA Today

A new twist in the Laci Peterson case...
• Judge Andrew Napolitano, FNC senior judicial analyst

The mainstream media is supposed to shoot straight down the middle, but you may not be surprised to learn that there are a lot more to the left than to the right
Carroll Doherty, editor of the Pew Research Center 

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

Topics and guests subject to change.