Topics and Guests for June 14

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.

Monday, June 14:

Bombing explosions in Iraq kill at least 12 people, exacerbating continuing concerns about the security situation on the ground. So does the recent violence threaten the June 30 transfer of power?
Noah Feldman, former chief constitutional consultant to the interim Iraqi government

John Kerry's campaign has been looking in to the backgrounds of possible vice presidential candidates, and at least one new poll shows former rival John Edwards as the strongest contender
Geraldine Ferraro, former vice presidential candidate

Is the Saudi government doing all it can to protect Westerners in the kingdom?
Wayne Simmons, former CIA operative

As elections in Afghanistan close, what is the government doing to stop the resurgence of Al Qaeda and Taliban attacks there?
• Dr. Abdullah Abdullah, Afghanistan's foreign affairs minister

The Supreme Court throws out a challenge to the words "under God" in the Pledge of Allegiance — all based on technicality. But is the issue likely to come up again?
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.