Now this is one lucky guy!
Hubert Tang was walking along the street in San Francisco last week when he found a $20 bill on the street.
Tang picked it up and promptly walked into a market in Millbrae, California to purchase two lottery tickets with his newfound cash — and one of those tickets won him $1 million!!!
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Tang says he plans to save the money while he continues to work as a bartender, though he is considering using some of the sum to buy his mom a new car.
And he also claims he's going to think about leaving random $20 bills around the streets to spread his good fortune which… sure, pal. Go for it. LOLz!!
Ch-ch-check out Tang discuss his big win via video (below):
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Bow wow wow yippie yo yippie yay!
A Bill Kelly from Tallahassee, Florida must be feeling special to have this lucky dog in his life!
The 58 year old recently bought some scratch off lottery tickets to use as stocking stuffers for his family, and it was his dog's sock that was the spot of one winning ticket.
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A ticket worth THREE MILLION DOLLARS!
Here's what the dog owner said in a statement:
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Timothy Dale Poole served about three years in prison because he was convicted of the sexual battery of a minor, but now he's a free man… and a rich man.
Pool bought a scratch-off ticket at a 7-Eleven store on Saturday, and it turned out to be the golden ticket for a $3 million lottery prize, and he and his friends cannot believe it.
One friend who was with him when he won said:
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Maybe this is a case of one man’s trash is another man’s treasure?
Well, not exactly. But one landscaper's discovery IS making him a whole lot richer this week!
Marvin Rosales-Martinez was cleaning up after Superstorm Sandy hit his Long Island hometown hard in 2012.
That’s when he came across a damp scratch-off lottery ticket hidden in a pile of leaves!
Turns out, the ticket was a $1 MILLION winner!
He promptly turned it in to lottery officials who told Marvin he would have to wait a full year before collecting his prize! Spokesperson Lee Park explained how the state handles cases of “finders keepers,” saying:
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Steve Hughes works in Utah as a construction worker and it was his turn to bet on the same numbers in the lottery that they've all used for the past 13 years.
He stopped for some gas and left the keys in his car to keep his dog Stella all warm and toasty, but when he returned he found his dog had put its paw on the door's button, and locked him out of the car!!
He managed to coerce the dog into putting its paw on the window that allowed him to open the window while his girlfriend went and bought them a lottery ticket from the gas station.
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We previously mentioned that MLB star Todd Helton was BUSTED for a DUI!
Even though Todd once signed a contract for a whopping $141 million dollars, when he was busted for his DUI, he was buying lotto tickets!!
According to the police report, the cops found Helton after they got a tip that
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After hitting the $1 mil jackpot, Urooj Khan thought the world was his oyster.
The day after the state cut him an oversized check for his winnings, the Illinois resident died! Of cyanide poisioning!
Ugh!! It's like a deleted lyric from Alanis Morissette's Ironic!
Everyone initially assumed the 46-year-old man died of natural causes, but, when an unspecified relative came forward and asked police to investigate further, it lead them to traces of the poison.
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