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Google is facing a class action lawsuit for exploiting contract workers. The plaintiff has stated the the tech company has misclassified employees as independent contractors, alleging that they the company has refused to pay them overtime wages. This is the second lawsuit a tech company has faced for abusing the independent contractors employment model… this week. [Gawker]

There’s been a successful delivery of dialysis in a patient with the Ebola virus for the first time, according to new reports. Prior to their success, doctors thought the procedure would be too risky because it involves large needles and potential contact with highly infectious blood. Their protocol will be presented at the ASN Kidney Week 2014 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia. [Medical Xpress]

President Barack Obama delivered a speech at the University of Queensland in Brisbane, Australia. While he was humorous with the crowd, he also issued a warning to Russia. The president stated that the country is a “threat to the world” and the U.S. is standing behind Australia’s quest in seeking justice over the shooting of Malaysia Airline flight MH17, during which 38 Australians were killed. [Daily Mail]

 

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