Eddie Murphy arrives at the Kennedy Center. (Matt McClain/Post)

Eddie Murphy, king of comedy

Murphy didn’t tell a joke for almost three decades — until he came to the Kennedy Center to receive the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor.

Vester L. Flanagan, 41, a former employee of the Roanoke station, is believed to have posted videos online showing him shooting the crew.

A Duke freshman thinks ‘Fun Home’ is immoral. He won’t read assignment.

A Duke freshman thinks ‘Fun Home’ is  immoral. He won’t read assignment.

POSTEVERYTHING | He says his beliefs extend to pop culture and artwork depicting sex acts.

Politics

Is Ivanka Trump a passionate political advocate — or a businesswoman building her brand?

Is Ivanka Trump a passionate political advocate — or a businesswoman building her brand?

Some liberals view the president-elect’s daughter as a way to reach him on issues such as climate change. It remains unclear how big of an advocate she will be.

Local

Federal report: Despite improvements, Metro’s power system is ‘deteriorated’ and inadequate for 8-car fleet

DR. GRIDLOCK | Federal inspectors say that without critical upgrades, Metro’s plans for an 8-car fleet will overload power system.

Technology

One of the last things John Glenn did before he died was to write Jeff Bezos a letter. This is what it said.

Glenn wrote that he could see the day “when people will board spacecraft the same way millions of us now board jetliners.“

Business

Trump victory sets off a tsunami of lobbying activity by companies

Trump victory sets off a tsunami of lobbying activity by companies

President-elect holds out the promise of stripping away regulations, appointing business-friendly officials, and overhauling the tax code in ways that could benefit their enterprises.