Guests and Topics for August 13

Here’s what is on tap for Friday:

'FOX & Friends First' (6 a.m. ET)

Did the threat of a civil lawsuit force Gov. James McGreevey (search), D-N.J., to announce his resignation? We’ll examine the issue.

U.S. lead forces launch a major offensive against radical cleric al-Sadr and his armed followers. Can our troops crush the rebellion without sparking a revolt across Iraq? We’ll ask retired U.S. Marine Col. Ed Badolato.

Tapes played at Scott Peterson's double-murder trial shows that Amber Frey asked Scott about the disappearance of his wife. Was it enough to sway the jury?

The 28th Olympics begin Friday night in Athens. Why are we so drawn to the magic of the games? We’ll ask Phil Cousineau, author of "The Olympic Odyssey."

Plus, we’ll get the latest in the way of school supplies from Mr. Gadget, Steve Kruschen.

And, "Scrubs" star Zach Braff drops by to tell us about his new movie... and why some of his relatives aren't too thrilled about it.

'FOX & Friends' (7 a.m. ET)

The fight in Najaf heats up as thousands of U.S and Iraqi soldiers launch a major offensive against radical cleric al-Sadr’s militia. Retired U.S. Air Force Lt. Gen. Tom McInerney, FOX News military analyst, breaks down the battle.

The Republican National Convention is just weeks away. How is the big event shaping up? We’ll ask Republican National Committee Chairman Ed Gillespie.

The FBI warns Al Qaeda may use helicopters and limos packed with explosives as weapons. But do private jets pose more of a terror threat? Joe Autera, vice president of global security services for Med-Air, weighs in.

More shocking details coming out in the Scott Peterson trial. But will they be enough to guarantee a guilty verdict? We’ll ask FOX News legal analyst, Peter Johnson Jr.

Oil is trading at the sky-high price of $45 a barrel. What's behind the price spike and how's it affecting Wall Street? We’ll ask Charles Payne, CEO of Wall Street Strategies and a FOX News business contributor.

Plus, we’ll get a preview of this week’s edition of “FOX News Sunday” from host Chris Wallace.

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