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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The other missing children scandal: Thousands of lost American foster kids

The system has lost track of tens of thousands of children, and state agencies simply closed their cases.

Why I let Domino’s fill my city’s potholes

What does it say about American infrastructure that a pizza chain is paying for our repairs? I don't know, but I'll take it.

Celebrities aren’t the only ones who struggle to appear perfect — or who need help

Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain had to put on a show for the world. The rest of us do, too.

Soccer in the U.S. doesn’t need a team in the World Cup. It’s already here to stay.

How America became an epicenter of the global game.

Rural America has too few dentists — but also too few jobs to create paying patients

Providers nearly go out of business trying to cut costs.

Trump loves to fight. That’s why he won’t end his beef with the NFL.

It's not about winning. It's about perpetual conflict.

Forget whether Trump is ‘normal.’ That won’t help beat him.

Liberal hand-wringing over the “normalization” of Trump is not the way forward.

Presidents aren’t kings. Someone should tell Trump’s legal team.

If he says he's above the law, Congress has to rein him in.

Jordan Peterson needs to reconsider the lobster

There's much more to life in the sea than dominance hierarchies.

The epidemic of denial about sexual abuse in the evangelical church.

In too many communities, the first instinct is to suppress victims’ claims.

Local

Guns seized from three Metro fare evaders, police say

DR. GRIDLOCK | One of the suspects threw a gun over a wall at Gallery Place Metro station, police said.

Sports

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell signs contract extension worth as much as $40M annually

The deal runs through 2024 with close to 90 percent of his salary tied to incentives. It is not clear whether it will be opposed by Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones, who at one point threatened a legal challenge to an extension.

Technology

How two men turned a Google search and $100 into a hit podcast and a TV deal

Podcasts have been around for years, but have seen a rebirth in the past few years.

Business

College grads face next hurdle: Paying back student loans

College grads face next hurdle: Paying back student loans

COLUMN | Many don’t know much about repayment plans or interest rates, poll finds.