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Watch This Man Win the $294 Million Powerball Jackpot

Watch one of the two winners of the $588 million Powerball jackpot last Wednesday. He looks at the numbers and goes "YES!", then he shows it to the store clerks, as if he couldn't believe his luck.

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The moment was captured by the store's CCTV cameras. I always thought that, if this happened to me, I would keep my cool, go to my house and scream and jump for an hour—and then call a lawyer. But watching this, I think I wouldn't be able to hold the joy.

According to the store clerk, the ticket had the numbers indeed. Nobody knows the winner's identity yet, but I'm sure we will know soon.

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Powerball officials have confirmed another winner, a Missouri mechanic called Mark Hill and his wife. [ITV]

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Harry Sawyers

Can't believe he lets go of the ticket for a sec to hand it over to the clerk. (As seen in the main video, near the end.)