Discarded Tylenol

CBS 2 Vault: The Tylenol Poisonings, 30 Years Later

On this day 30 years ago, a 12-year-old Elk Grove Village girl collapsed and died after taking two Tylenol capsules before going to school that morning, and six more people would die in the days to come.

CBS 2–09/29/2012

Discarded Tylenol

Tylenol Poisonings Remain Unsolved 30 Years Later

A grim anniversary will come this weekend for one of the nation’s most notorious cold cases.

CBS Chicago–09/25/2012

Anthony Porter

Exonerated Death Row Inmate Going Back To Prison For Stealing Deodorant

A Chicago man who spent years in prison on a wrongful murder conviction is headed back behind bars.

CBS Chicago–08/02/2012

Discarded Tylenol

Self-Published Book Claims Conspiracy In Tylenol Poisonings

New revelations have surfaced about the origin of the infamous Tylenol poisonings nearly three decades ago.

CBS Chicago–09/26/2011

Robert Bostic was convicted Sept. 1, 2011 of gunning down a man in 1982. (Lake County Sheriff's Office)

Guilty Verdict In 1982 Slaying At Biker Clubhouse

Robert Bostic was convicted Thursday of gunning down another man during a 1982 dispute over a drinking bet in the northwest suburban hangout of Bostic’s former motorcycle club.


Ted Kaczynski

Kaczynski’s DNA Sought In 1982 Tylenol Poisonings

Authorities are seeking DNA samples from Ted Kaczynski, the Unabomber, in connection with the nearly 30-year-old cold case in which seven people died from poisoned Tylenol capsules in Chicago.

CBS Chicago–05/19/2011

Robert L. "Bobby" Bostic

Man Charged In 1982 Round Lake Beach Murder

A 70-year-old man was arrested in Tennessee this week, ending the nearly 30-year-old investigation of a murder in far north suburban Round Lake Beach.

CBS Chicago–01/26/2011