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

DNC reshuffle has some worrying about a ‘purge’

POWERPOST | The Democratic National Committee kicked off its annual meeting with a now-familiar drama — a public spat between the party’s leadership and its frustrated left-wing activists.

Local

Victim in Maryland workplace shooting had complained about suspect’s anger, family says

Victim in Maryland workplace shooting had complained about suspect’s anger, family says

Radee Prince is accused of shooting 5 co-workers, 3 fatally, in Harford County before shooting another person in Wilmington, police said.

Sports

Ezekiel Elliott case is a legal morass for one reason: Roger Goodell

Ezekiel Elliott case is a legal morass for one reason: Roger Goodell

COLUMN | NFL commissioner could have given Cowboys running back any suspension he wanted, but he owed him a fair process.

Technology

Why Microsoft released a Windows update with a bunch of stuff you may never use

Microsoft's new "Fall Creators Update" includes support for augmented reality and virtual reality — whether we're all ready for it or not.

Business

For many older Americans, the rat race is over. But the inequality isn’t.

WONKBLOG | Income inequality among older Americans ranks among the most extreme in a survey of 35 well-developed countries.