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More than 2,000 detainees were released Wednesday by the Syrian government as rebels freed 48 Iranians held since August in the first major prisoner swap of the country’s civil war. The uprising against Mr. Assad began in March 2011. (Associated Press via IHH)

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Obama's biggest White House 'fails'

The Supreme Court’s recent stunning decision in the Hobby Lobby birth control mandate was a blow to President Obama’s White House. Here’s a look at some of his administration’s other lowlights.