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

Republican Kevin Cramer to run for Senate in North Dakota in boost for GOP

Republican Kevin Cramer to run for Senate in North Dakota in boost for GOP

The House Republican says he will challenge Democratic Sen. Heidi Heitkamp in a state Trump won easily in 2016.

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Donald Trump’s fast and furious campaign lies

In the run-up to the midterms, Trump is acting less like a toddler and more like a liar.

Voter fraud isn’t a problem in America. Low turnout is.

For centuries, voter fraud has been used as an excuse to restrict the vote.

Identity politics may divide us. But ultimately we can’t unite without it.

Eight books that argue over how to balance the individual against the collective.

The ancient metaphor that created modern sexism

How prehistorical developments pushed men to sideline women.

President Trump is nationalizing the midterm elections. That’s a big mistake.

Trump is following the path that got Woodrow Wilson clobbered.

Here in Florida, hurricanes are always political

How Michael has candidates scrambling.

Hurricanes like Michael show why we can’t ignore climate change

The deadly storm came just days after a report on global warming.

Thanks for not raping us, all you ‘good men.’ But it’s not enough.

"I hate all men and wish they were dead," a woman yelled at her husband of 50 years. It was just a small thing that triggered the outburst. But there is nothing small about women's rage these days.

The conservative business model that paved the way for the Trump presidency

How Richard DeVos, one of the pillars of the right, pioneered Trumpian tactics

Nikki Haley is the latest Trump Cabinet official to leave under an ethics cloud

We still don't know why she left. But she represents a growing trend in the administration.

Local

Guns seized from three Metro fare evaders, police say

DR. GRIDLOCK | One of the suspects threw a gun over a wall at Gallery Place Metro station, police said.

Sports

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell signs contract extension worth as much as $40M annually

The deal runs through 2024 with close to 90 percent of his salary tied to incentives. It is not clear whether it will be opposed by Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones, who at one point threatened a legal challenge to an extension.

Technology

How two men turned a Google search and $100 into a hit podcast and a TV deal

Podcasts have been around for years, but have seen a rebirth in the past few years.

Business

College grads face next hurdle: Paying back student loans

College grads face next hurdle: Paying back student loans

COLUMN | Many don’t know much about repayment plans or interest rates, poll finds.