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.


There would be no NFL without black players. They can resist the anthem policy.

Banning NFL players' protests is obviously about race.

Trump’s plan won’t lower prescription drug prices. Ours would.

The White House is pushing half-measures. We need more.

Would firing Scott Pruitt save the EPA?

Not unless the most dangerous assault in the agency's history also ends.

Kim Jong Un is the real artist of the deal, not Donald Trump

The North Korean leader is outmaneuvering President Trump.

The FBI didn’t use an informant to go after Trump. They used one to protect him.

What the president doesn't get about counterintelligence.

I was chief of disguise at CIA. ‘The Americans’ got a lot right.

The show, nearing its finale, counts Gina Haspel among its fans.

Trump may plead the Fifth. Why we should be glad he has that option.

The dangers of self-incrimination.

Theorizing about the Trump administration has become our national pastime

Living at the juncture of the known and the suspected has created a new genre of public storytelling. Call it Trumpology.

Putin needed an American enemy. He picked me.

A widespread state disinformation campaign said I wanted to overthrow Russia's government

When men act like Eric Schneiderman in private, who cares how they act in public?

Hypocrisy like this is never a surprise, only a bitter disappointment.


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.


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.


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.


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.