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 26:

Law enforcement sources say they believe Al Qaeda cells may already be in the U.S. planning attacks for some time before Labor Day
Greg Esslinger, former FBI special agent in counterterrorism

How is Al Qaeda adapting to the war on the terror?
Charles Kupchan, former NSC director for European Affairs and professor of international relations at Georgetown University

Should John Kerry name a running mate before the Democratic Convention?
Geraldine Ferraro, FNC political analyst

How is Al Qaeda finding new recruits and how far do we go to stop them?
• Judge Andrew Napolitano, FNC senior judicial analyst

Who will command the troops in Iraq once the coalition hands over power?
Ashton Carter, former assistant defense secretary

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Topics and guests subject to change.