Topics and Guests for January 31

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From training more Iraqi troops to targeting new terror threats, what's the next move for our soldiers? Former Secretary of State Alexander Haig weighs in.

Will the president's critics give him credit for the successful election? We'll get a fair and balanced debate from Sens. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., Jon Kyl, R-Ariz.

Plus, the Democrats deliver a preemptive strike before President Bush's State of the Union (search) address. Smart move? We'll get a fair and balanced debate from Steve McMahon, Howard Dean's former media consultant, and Fred Malek, former President Bush's campaign manager in 1992.

Will the terrorists change their tactics after Sunday's successful election? FOX News' Heather Nauert investigates.

Is it be possible to find an impartial jury for Michael Jackson's (search) trial? That's the big question for jury consultant Rich Matthews.

Plus, will all the pre-trial antics impact the jury more than the evidence? FOX News senior judicial analyst Judge Andrew Napolitano weighs in.

And, America and Europe have been drifting apart since the Cold War ended — the war in Iraq has put a spotlight on the rift. What's the future of our alliance with Europe? That's the big question for David Frum, resident fellow at the American Enterprise Institute.

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