$23 Million

Southland's newest millionaire -- 69-year-old Julie Cervera -- purchased the ticket earlier this year. (credit: CBS)

$23M SuperLotto Plus Winner Claims Prize 5 Months After Buying Ticket

A woman claimed her $23 million SuperLotto Plus prize Thursday night, after five months of being unaware she won.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/02/2012

Mystery solved! This woman is now $23 million richer. (credit: CBS)

Days Away From Losing $23M Jackpot, Winner’s Daughter Solves Mystery

You have to be in it to win it, as the saying goes. But one Los Angeles woman was in danger of being in it, and still losing it.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/01/2012