# Luck

All time
# Thompson vs Lasseter
The 5 questions Emma Thompson asked Skydance are damning in their simplicity
Emma’s letter to Skydance has been made public.
# The Fishman
'I’ve had a lot of luck, and Sammy is probably one of the luckiest things that has happened'
We speak to Alan Hegarty about his business – and his unlikely mascot.
# Luck
Mourinho bemoans fixture list, claims Liverpool are 'luckier'
The Red Devils boss believes Premier League scheduling is doing his side few favours, while their arch-rivals are benefiting from extra rest time
# chunk of change
Big winners: Family collects a cool €2.3 million from Lotto headquarters
The lucky family won the prize in the Lotto draw on Saturday 10 September 2016.
# Video
Referee unwittingly provides assist for Wigan goal
Sheffield United boss Nigel Adkins will not have been too happy with Andy Woolmer.
# slice of truck
Man who won Lotto plans cruise to see where trucks are made
He’s also giving money to Crumlin Children’s Hospital, which is sound.
# Cone You Believe It
A woman bought a lotto ticket instead of an ice-cream and won €500,000
Good call.
# Relief
Louis van Gaal cannot believe his luck lately
The Dutchman could barely contain his delight at today’s press conference.
# Luck
Cancer is often down to bad luck, not lifestyle
So say researchers in the US.
# Dollymount Beach
Kite surfer forced to swim long distance back to shore after equipment failure
Howth Coast Guard received a 999 call at 6pm yesterday.
# Luck
A United fan won £1250 after betting on a 4-0 MK Dons victory the other night
Holly Griffiths is now considerably better off after an improbable series of events.
# Is it you?
'Our financial future is secure': Family collects €15m EuroMillions cheque
… but they’re remaining anonymous.
# Your Say
Poll: What would you do if you found a money-filled wallet?
€100, in a wallet, on the street. What’s your next move?
This is the luckiest touchdown you'll see all week
Fluky score is fluky.
6 amazing places to escape to when you win the Lotto
Are you dreaming of your place in the sun?
# sponsored by the lotto
Poll: If you won the Lotto, what's the first thing you'd do?
Decisions, decisions…
# Eyes Down
And they're off: 116,845 pupils begin Leaving and Junior Cert exams
It was English paper I for both groups this morning, with Home Ec and English paper II being sat this afternoon.
# Good Luck
Quinn wishes students luck in exams during "stressful" time
The Minister said he is “delighted” that 4,000 additional students will sit the Higher Level Maths paper this year.
# lucky day
Man’s belt buckle stops a bullet and saves his life
It was either a miracle or a lorra lorra luck.
# Opinion
Fantasyland: This is where luck and skill combine
Manchester City, Arsenal, Chelsea and Manchester United are all not in action in the league this weekend.
# Lucky
Man saves work friend... by falling on him
Martin Amriding fell on top of his friend Kevin Brockbank who was falling to floor with cardiac arrest – and it restarted his heart.
# Luck
Underdogs: Ulster must be 'on the money' to beat Leinster
With Pro12 hopes hanging by a thread, Ulster know their very best is required in Ravenhill.
# We're Jealous
World’s luckiest lottery winners share $640 million jackpot
Three people in Maryland, Kansas and Illinois have winning tickets for the Mega Millions jackpot – the biggest lottery prize ever.
# TV
HBO cancels horse racing series 'Luck' after third horse fatality
Drama starring Dustin Hoffman and Nick Nolte ceases production for its second season after latest accident.
# Horses
HBO suspends filming with horses on 'Luck' drama
After another horse was euthanised yesterday, production involving horses on the Dustin Hoffman show are shut down.
# Small screen
The Magnificent Seven: Sporty TV shows
We take a trip down memory lane to a time when Linda Block was the only girl for us.
# Argument
HBO defends TV show's horse deaths
The station has been forced to deny accusations of showing “lax attitudes” and “negligence” towards the animals.
# The 1%
Wealth fund managers claim record $254m lottery jackpot
Three well-heeled men – who shared a $1 lottery ticket – claim an extraordinary win in a major United States lottery.