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.

Local

19-year-old strangled sleeping acquaintance, Montgomery County police say

19-year-old strangled sleeping acquaintance, Montgomery County police say

The victim, 17-year-old Christian Matthews, recalled fondly: “He had the biggest smile.”

Sports

Clint Dempsey, ‘grateful for every game,’ moves to cusp of USA soccer history

SOCCER INSIDER | The veteran star was sidelined for six months by an irregular heartbeat. With a hat trick in a crucial World Cup qualifier on Friday, he has the U.S. national team’s career goals record in sight.

Technology

The Treasury Secretary is ‘not worried at all’ about robots taking jobs. Here’s why he could be wrong.

INNOVATIONS | Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said automation is 50 to 100 years away. Many technologists disagree with that assessment.

Business

I wrote about being a child on Medicaid. A reader called me the N-word.

<b>I wrote about being a child on Medicaid. A reader called me the N-word.</b>

COLUMN | As someone who was helped by Medicaid, I fear for people who might suffer without access to health care.