Drexel to host Democratic presidential debate here

The Oct. 30 Philadelphia debate among the eight Democratic presidential candidates will take place at Drexel University.

Philip Terranova, the university's vice president for university relations, made the announcement Friday morning. Such details as the availability of tickets were not immediately available.

The debate, which has been officially sanctioned by the Democratic National Committee, will be produced by NBC News and televised on MSNBC.