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Dumped MP blasts Labor faction

A NSW Labor MP has attacked the party’s right-wing faction, labelling its nomination processes “corrupt and undemocratic”. [Read entire story]

‘I’ll do porn with reattached penis’

THE rapper who cut off his penis before jumping off a building says it is reattached and he now wants to star in pornographic movies to prove it. [Read entire story]

Queues for GoT exhibition

Forget winter, a long wait is coming for Game of Thrones fans. [Read entire story]

Is it art? Risking death for death metal

Music isn’t usually life or death, even if you call your stuff death metal. [Read entire story]

Irish writer Dermot Healy dies

The Irish author and poet Dermot Healy has died aged 66. Healy is regarded as one of Ireland's finest writers. He wrote novels, short stories, plays and five collections of poems. Among his best-known novels are A [Read entire story]

Spy law changes to help fight jihadists

GEORGE Brandis has held talks with Islamic leaders ahead of moves to modernise laws covering Australia’s intelligence bodies. [Read entire story]

Super fund billed $93k by union boss

THE TWU billed a superannuation fund thousands of dollars for just two days’ work done by an official. [Read entire story]

Rinehart expands into cattle farming

GINA Rinehart has joined the rush to capitalise on Asia’s booming demand for food by paying about $40m to snare a 50pc stake in two cattle stations. [Read entire story]

Abbott hopes to sway Senate crossbench

TONY Abbott has cautioned against programming “our kids to fail”, as he defended a welfare reform set to face defeat in the new Senate. [Read entire story]

REA slams ‘false’ media reports

REA has hit out at “false” media reports, reassuring agents it is not seeking to grab a percentage of the commission they earn on property transactions. [Read entire story]

Robin Thicke hijacked by critics

The controversial singer was taken to task by thousands of furious Twitter users for his creepy approach to women. [Read entire story]

Parents’ group slams childcare plan

THE PEAK body representing Australian parents says a proposal for childcare payments to be means-tested is a “kick in the guts”. [Read entire story]

Mick takes mickey out of Monty

WHO’S calling who old and wrinkly? Mick Jagger sledges Monty Python in irony-laden video as comedy veterans make a comeback. [Read entire story]

Plus Size Women’s Button Down Shirt $10

Check out this Women's Plus Size Kate Button Down Shirt, normally $34.99, now for $9.99 at Roaman's. Shipping adds $5.99, but this is still the lowest price we found by $5. The shirt is available in 3 colors, comes in [Read entire story]

Afghanistan mission claims another life

AN Australian special forces soldier has died from a gunshot wound in Afghanistan. [Read entire story]

2bbebe: 75% Off Sitewide!

Take 75% off sitewide when you add any item to your cart at 2bbebe for its closing sale. For example, the pictured Fringe Infinity Scarf in black and white drops from $12.95 to $3.24 when you add it to your cart. Even [Read entire story]

2pk Emanuel Ungaro 13.5oz Body Lotion $15

Check out this 2-Pack of Emanuel Ungaro Body Lotion, sold for $39 elsewhere, for $15 at SharkStores. Plus, shipping is free, making this the lowest price we found by $24! The lotion comes in 13.5oz tubes, is enriched [Read entire story]

Pitt ready for war’s end in Fury

The first trailer for the WW2 drama Fury shows Brad Pitt revisiting the territory of Inglourious Basterds with far more serious intent. [Read entire story]

Body Central: Extra 40% off Clearance

Take an additional 40% off clearance items when you use code MANIA40 at Body Central. Plus, as a 4th of July special, get $4 shipping on all orders (normally $5.95). Check out options like this Stripe Scoop Neck Hi-Low [Read entire story]

10% off Home Depot Instant Gift Cards

Save up to 10% on Home Depot gift cards when you buy them at Raise. Plus, new customers can use code BRADS75 to take an additional $5 off your order of $75 or more. Even better, choose to make it a voucher and receive [Read entire story]

Lenovo i7 Hybrid Laptop $619 Shipped

This Lenovo Z510 i7 Laptop drops from $979 to $649 to $619 plus free shipping at Lenovo.com when you use coupon code USPZ5175618 during checkout. This was the lowest price we found by $180! This is a hybrid laptop, [Read entire story]

Ralph Lauren: Extra 30% Off Sale Styles

Take an extra 30% off sale styles during the Ralph Lauren 4th of July Sale when you enter promo code HAPPY4TH during checkout. A best bet is the pictured men's big and tall Classic-Fit Stretch Mesh Polo that falls from [Read entire story]

Easy2Go Corner Computer Desk $56 Shipped

Get this Easy2Go Corner Computer Desk for $55.99 plus free shipping at Staples.com. This is marked down from $79.99 and the lowest price we could find anywhere. It has a cherry laminate finish, pull out keyboard tray and [Read entire story]

PacSun: Extra 70% Off Sale + $3 Shipping!

Through 7/2, take an extra 70% off select Sale Items at PacSun when you enter coupon code EARLYACCESS at checkout. Shipping adds $2.99. This pictured Billabong Baby Doll Dress, for instance, falls from $49.95 to $39.95 [Read entire story]

1 Year of Muscle & Fitness Magazine $4.99

Exclusively for our readers, a one year Muscle & Fitness magazine subscription falls from $22.95 to $4.99 with our code BRADSDEALS at DiscountMags. This is $0.42 per issue and the best price we could find anywhere, and [Read entire story]

Sur La Table: Up to 80% off

Save up to 80% when you shop the clearance section at Sur La Table. Linens, cookware, bakeware, kitchen and electronics are all featured in the sale, and as always, shipping adds $9.95 or is free over $59. Check out [Read entire story]

Adidas Men’s Speed Trainer $68

These men's Adidas Speed Trainers drop from $84.99 to $74.99 and then to $67.49 using the code LKS14L4L at Foot Locker. Shipping will add $7.99 or you choose to have them shipped for free to your local Foot Locker store [Read entire story]

WWE Shop: Extra 40% off Sale Items

Through tomorrow night at midnight EST, take an additional 40% off sale items when you use code SALE40 at WWE Shop. Check out items like this NXT ArRIVAL Event T-Shirt which drops from $19.99 to $6.99, then down to $4.19 [Read entire story]

Clarisonic: 10% Off + FS w/ Any 2 Devices

Purchase any 2 skincare devices from Clarisonic.com and get 10% off your order plus free shipping when you redeem promo code PAIRS during checkout. For example, purchase both the Mia and Mia 2 and the prices will drop [Read entire story]

Mikasa: Select Items from $10

A selection of items drop to as low as $9.99 at Mikasa, which reduces prices up to 80%. You can choose from items for your kitchen, and home. Check out the pictured Irvine 5 Piece Place Setting, which drops from $100 to [Read entire story]

iHealth Digital Scale $35 Shipped

This iHealth Digital Scale for Apple iPhone, iPod touch and iPad drops from $79.99 to $40 with free shipping at Vitamin World. This is already the best price we can find for the scale by $29, but to make it the best [Read entire story]

Tycoon trump card in Australand race

THAILAND’S third-richest tycoon, Charoen Sirivadhanabhakdi, stands to significantly boost his Australian property holdings. [Read entire story]

Property prices through the roof

HOUSE and unit prices have ended the financial year up more than 10 per cent, new RP Data-Rismark figures show. [Read entire story]

EPA yields $9m profit for Impact

A COMPANY linked to Liberman family heiress Berry Liberman has cashed in on the ongoing strength in Melbourne’s commercial prices. [Read entire story]