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.

Politics

A Freedom Caucus Republican says the foundation of the Trump budget is ‘a lie’

POWERPOST | "What it does is it perpetuates a myth that we can go out there and balance a budget without touching entitlements,” said Rep. Mark Sanford (R-S.C.) at a House Budget Committee hearing. “It's not only a myth, it's frankly a lie.”

Local

Sextuplets born in Virginia to couple who spent 17 years trying to conceive a child

Doctors thought the mother was carrying quadruplets, but then they noticed two more heartbeats.

Sports

Patriots reportedly to sponsor a flag football event called the Gay Bowl

The Patriots previously sent a former player to the annual event to do the ceremonial coin toss.

Business

Trump official in charge of food stamps departs from Trump’s plan to gut the program

WONKBLOG | Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue reaffirmed Wednesday that he still does not believe the food stamp system is “broken” or requires fundamental change.