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.

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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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‘Poster child for bigotry’: Sheriff is accused of racism in a county renowned for tolerance

‘Poster child for bigotry’: Sheriff is accused of racism in a county renowned for tolerance

Howard County, Md., Sheriff James F. Fitzgerald has denied the allegations and ignored calls for him to resign.

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Lady Gaga will indeed headline Super Bowl LI’s halftime show

The six-time Grammy winner had been rumored to be the NFL’s choice for weeks prior to the news becoming official Thursday night.

Technology

Samsung’s ‘exploding’ washers raise serious questions about its quality control

New reports of exploding washing machines raise questions about Samsung product safety.

Business

China may be stockpiling more oil than anyone realized

China may be stockpiling more oil than anyone realized

New satellite-image analysis suggests the country may have as much in reserve as the U.S.