Miller Place couple wins $165-million jackpot

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Richard and Mary Morrison of Miller Place have won the $165-million Mega Millions jackpot. Before their lucky win, the lifelong Long Islanders and high school sweethearts were "just getting by" financially, their lawyer said.

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