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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Hogan steps back from harsh comments on Montgomery’s handling of alleged rape

Hogan steps back from harsh comments on Montgomery’s handling of alleged rape

The governor and U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos read to students at a Bethesda school Thursday morning.

Sports

Three high school baseball players kicked off team for using jerseys to spell out racial slur

The principal found out about the incident after the players posted their work on social media.

Technology

Why Samsung’s name for its personal assistant may twist quite a few tongues

Samsung named its assistant “Bixby,” which is very difficult to say in some languages — including Korean.

Business

Trump wants to kill an agency that is accomplishing one of his biggest goals

WONKBLOG | “I’m baffled, and I have to believe [the administration] just doesn’t understand what it is the agency does,” said Lee Zak, a former director of the Trade and Development Agency.