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.

Local

Police describe hijacking of D.C. Metrobus that led to deadly collision

Police describe hijacking of D.C. Metrobus that led to deadly collision

Passengers scrambled as a man armed with shears or pliers began beating the driver before the attacker took over the bus and later crashed into a pedestrian, authorities said.

Technology

The pre-Twitter history of Twitter’s favorite insult

Calling someone an “egg” on Twitter is an insult. But Twitter wasn’t the first to use it.

Business

The contradictory reasons cancer-drug prices are going up

WONKBLOG | In many cases, the economics are counterintuitive.