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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A fatal crash and the thoughts a father lives with

A fatal crash and the thoughts a father lives with

Paul Li says his son, Calvin, was drifting from his Chinese heritage, trying to fit in as an all-American kid: “If I knew what I know now, I would’ve been a much better parent.”

Sports

Ravens’ John Harbaugh calls for change after preseason injuries

No one much likes preseason, but abolishing it is another matter entirely.

Technology

How this social network for neighborhoods is trying to fix its racism problem

How Nextdoor is trying to weed out racial profiling in its local online communities.

Business

United Bankshare’s expansion built on CEO’s ‘let’s make a deal’ approach

United Bankshare’s expansion built on CEO’s ‘let’s make a deal’ approach

VALUE ADDED | Fat dividend, strong balance sheet made United Bankshares a welcome suitor.