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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After bananas and nooses on campus, here’s how a student body president copes

“What I’ve learned is, it’s okay to say, ‘You know what, I’m not okay.’ ”

Sports

The future of U.S. swimming is 6 feet 9, 17 years old — and African American

The future of U.S. swimming is 6 feet 9, 17 years old — and African American

Reece Whitley has grown accustomed to attention. He hopes one day it will be only because of his times, instead of his ethnicity.

Technology

The best (and worst) of iOS 11

A look at Apple's new operating system, which will be released in preview mode on Monday.

Business

Takata files for bankruptcy following multiyear air bag crisis

The Japanese manufacturer also agrees to sell operations to a U.S. producer of safety systems.