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.

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Tunnel for Elon Musk’s East Coast Hyperloop promised in Maryland

Tunnel for Elon Musk’s East Coast Hyperloop promised in Maryland

The Boring Company gets conditional approval to begin work on super-high-speed transportation system

Technology

The viral story of Taiwan Jones, who learned he failed his midterms on Twitter, doesn’t add up

Be very suspicious of this viral Twitter story about a professor grading exams on a plane — and the student who found out his grade in a tweet.

Business

Trump considers big shift at Federal Reserve as he faces pressure to appoint a Republican

WONKBLOG | His decision could break decades of continuity at the top of the powerful central bank.