Guests and Topics: June 17

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Tonight on "Hannity & Colmes" ...

• While pursuing the presidency is John Kerry (search) shirking his senatorial duties? Massachusetts Lt. Gov. Kerry Healey joins the debate.

• The clock is running out on a 72-hour deadline for Al Qaeda militants to be freed or else an American hostage will die. Should we negotiate with terrorists? John Arquilla, professor of defense analysis at the U.S. Naval Postgraduate School, provides answers.

• KISS bassist/vocalist Gene Simmons under fire for alleged anti-Muslim comments. What did he really say? More importantly, what did he mean? He'll tell us.

• The latest from the Peterson trial (search) with expert analysis and assessment from criminologist Dr. Jack Levin and former prosecutor Stephen Skoller.

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