Company sells out of Ebola plush toy

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While the United States and Centers for Disease Control figures out how to handle the Ebola outbreak, a Connecticut company sells out of their toy of the deadly virus.

Supreme Court upholds voter ID law in Texas

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The Supreme Court decided to uphold Texas’ voter ID law, which will go into effect for the November election.

The FBI huffs and puffs about iPhone security

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If Apple doesn’t let the FBI access information on iPhones, the agency might blow the company’s security down with regulations.

Where baseball meets poetry

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Temple University students performed at a pop-up poetry event at the National Museum of American Jewish History.

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Ya llega la calaca a Filadelfia

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La conmemoración del Día de los Muertos será el enfoque de varios eventos por la ciudad que ofrecerán elementos culturales de esta celebración cuyo propósito es reunir a los vivos con sus parientes que han fallecido.

AL DÍA Picks: Halloween in Philly

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Halloween is a fun time in the City of Brotherly Love. Since there are so many spooky options to celebrate this time of year, AL DÍA News has picked some for readers to visit:

Immigrant organization claims to have inside info on ICE gone ‘rogue’

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Immigrant organization Juntos made public two anonymous letters they received within the last five weeks that seem to confirm what they suspected — that there continues to be collaboration with ICE and the criminal justice system in certain locales in Pennsylvania.

Happy Parent Engagement Month, SRC

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People were definitely engaged as some 3,000 union members, teachers, students and parents showed up at the School Reform Commission's first public hearing since it quietly ended the district's contract with the Philadelphia Federation of Teachers.

El norte apunta al sur

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El gobierno de Obama creó la iniciativa Mire al Sur. Que no es otra cosa que un recordatorio especialmente para la pequeña y mediana empresa americana sobre la existencia y el auge de los tratados de libre comercio.

Philly recognized globally for festivals and events

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The City of Philadelphia was recently recognized as one of the 2014 recipients of the IFEA World Festival & Event City Award.

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