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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Did their school have ties to slavery? Now students try to make sense of the answer

Did their school have ties to slavery? Now students try to make sense of the answer

At Gonzaga College High, a trip to the past yields a troubling portrait.

Sports

Amid NFL protests and NBA uproar, MLB still taking cautious first steps into anthem controversy

"The fact I hesitated about making the smallest gesture of putting my hand on Bruce’s shoulder says we’re not where we need to be,” Oakland's Mark Canha said of supporting teammate Bruce Maxwell when he took a knee.

Technology

President Trump wants protectionist measures against Chinese solar power. That’s going to hurt U.S. firms.

MONKEY CAGE | US trade policy potentially threatens domestic green energy companies, as well as the US effort to move to renewable energy.