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, August 3:

Having the spotlight to himself during the Democratic National Convention didn't seem to help John Kerry much in the polls
David Winston, Republican pollster
Susan Turnbull, DNC deputy chair

Is Teresa Heinz Kerry merely outspoken or is she a loose cannon?
Alex Jutkowitz, corporate and political communications consultant

One thing's for sure... we know the enemy is patient. Al Qaeda began surveillance of U.S. financial targets up to four years ago, well before 9/11
Dale Watson, FBI's former chief of counterterrorism and counterintelligence

Prosecutors in the Kobe Bryant trial might be a little worried about their case
Bruce Baron, defense attorney
Nelda Luce Blair, former prosecutor

New information in the disappearance of Lori Hacking
Rod Wheeler, former homicide detective

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

Topics and guests subject to change.