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.

Jan. 31:

The U.S. and Britain have had a very special relationship over the past century, bound by common ideals and a common history. Some say the loyalty between our two countries is more important now than it has been since World War II
Christopher Makins, president of the Atlantic Council

A report by the BBC says Usama bin Laden, the world's most wanted man, may have gotten his hands on a dirty bomb
Evan Kohlmann of the Investigative Project

It's one of the smallest towns in the U.S., but New Rome, Ohio is big on one thing — traffic tickets. Between June of 2001 and June of 2002, cops in New Rome issued more than 2,500 of them
Ed Anthony, New Rome councilman

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