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 interviews and reports from correspondent Heather Nauert.

Topics and Guests:

Who will replace Colin Powell as secretary of state?
• Sen. Trent Lott, R-Miss.

How will President Bush's agenda change with an new cabinet?
• Former Sen. Dennis Deconcini, D-Ariz.

U.S. troops and their Iraqi allies are now in control of Fallujah
• Retired Army Col. David Hunt

Where will the Republicans go from their election win in 2004?
Ken Mehlman, Bush-Cheney campaign manager

The Clinton presidential library has a lot of ground to cover — not all of it smooth
Michael Waldman, former Clinton speechwriter
Betsy Hart, syndicated columnist

Scott Peterson's trial and punishment
• Judge Andrew Napolitano, FNC senior judicial analyst

Don't miss "The Big Story With John Gibson" every weekday at 5 p.m. ET.