Eddie Murphy arrives at the Kennedy Center. (Matt McClain/Post)

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A Duke freshman thinks ‘Fun Home’ is immoral. He won’t read assignment.

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Maryland seeks ‘emergency’ court ruling to allow Purple Line construction to begin

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Why Travis Kalanick didn’t survive at Uber

Why Travis Kalanick didn’t survive at Uber

The plot to oust Uber’s CEO started as soon as he announced he would be taking a leave.

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Is McDonald’s made-fresh quarter pounder worth the extra minute wait?

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A minute could feel like an eternity in the drive-thru line.