Bush Signals Possible Shift in Iraq Policy The death toll for U.S. troops in Iraq tops 80 today -- the highest of any month this year. With the mid-term elections two weeks away, President Bush is signaling his administration will be making course corrections.
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Bush Signals Possible Shift in Iraq Policy

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Bush Signals Possible Shift in Iraq Policy

Bush Signals Possible Shift in Iraq Policy

Bush Signals Possible Shift in Iraq Policy

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An Iraqi man picks up a bench by a destroyed market stall in the town of Mahmoudiyah, 20 miles south of Baghdad, Oct. 22, 2006. AP Photo/Haidar Fatehi hide caption

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The death toll for U.S. troops in Iraq tops 80 — the highest of any month this year. President Bush indicates his administration may make course corrections, while insurgents make a target of markets crowded with shoppers preparing for Ramadan's closing feast.