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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GOP sees rare pick up opportunity in Maryland, with open seat in purplish district

GOP sees rare pick up opportunity in Maryland, with open seat in purplish district

Rep. John Delaney’s decision to leave Congress and run for president has candidates from both parties liking their chances.

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Olympic gymnast Shawn Johnson shares miscarriage experience in emotional video

"I have been crying more than I ever have, but am still optimistic for what is next,” the 2008 gold medalist said.

Technology

Amazon, Facebook and Google beef up lobbying spending

Amazon spent more than it ever has in a single quarter lobbying the federal government, at $3.41 million.

Business

America’s affordable-housing stock dropped by 60 percent from 2010 to 2016

WONKBLOG | New Freddie Mac study shows only 4 percent of apartments are affordable for America's poorest families