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.


Transparency is the best way to combat Russian propaganda

More information, not less, is the only way to win information warfare.

Don’t call Trump a totalitarian. He’s bad enough without exaggerating.

Comparisons to Stalin are overblown.

How Puerto Ricans fit into an increasingly anti-immigrant U.S.

An exodus from the island comes as the mainland is pushing other Latinos out.

Tonya Harding is having her moment of redemption. Now Nancy Kerrigan deserves hers.

Kerrigan was savaged by the same sexist media that made Harding’s life hell.

President Trump isn’t crazy. But he is dangerous.

What we miss when we focus on the president's mental health.

The Hawaii alert was an accident. The dread it inspired wasn’t.

Human error and technical glitches wouldn't be so terrifying if the United States would make clear we don't want war.

It’s time to reclaim the true Martin Luther King

King was not celebrating American exceptionalism — he was challenging it.

Bill de Blasio: This is why New York is suing and divesting from Big Oil

New York is fighting back against climate change.

Foreign spies are watching — and probably targeting — Fox News Channel

There's almost no better source of raw intelligence than President Trump's favorite network.


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.


Poll finds public optimistic about the economy, critical of Trump, split on issues

A one-year report card shows judgments of the president are disconnected from views about the economy.