RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

John Dillinger

A collection of news and information related to John Dillinger published by this site and its partners.

Top John Dillinger Articles see all

Displaying items 1-5
  • In death, Dillinger a big draw

    In death, Dillinger a big draw
    When notorious outlaw John Dillinger was gunned down on Lincoln Avenue on a steamy July night in 1934, his death ended a months-long manhunt that captivated the press and the public.
  • Florida past, present collide and plot is the victim

    'A Dark and Lonely Place' By Edna Buchanan. Simon & Schuster, 415 pages, $26 As legends go, John Ashley and his gang of bank robbers, moonshiners and pirates who worked the state's back roads during the early 1900s probably have been forgotten by most...

    'J. Edgar' review: A non-controversial movie about a controversial figure

    'J. Edgar' review: A non-controversial movie about a controversial figure
    ** (out of four)   Clint Eastwood knows a great deal about many subjects: grumbling, the West, gunfire, stubble.   Then there are topics, recent years have proven, about which Mr. Eastwood has fewer insightful thoughts: kidnapping, apartheid, the...

    Comments & Curiosities: Of graduations and pregnant goldfish

    It is time, once again. Time for the commencement address that no one has asked for and no one will ever hear, packed with topics that are weird, questionable and above all, meaningless. As the school year draws to a close, thousands of young people...

    Legendary Lawmen: Part 4 - Melvin Purvis

    Legendary Lawmen: Part 4 - Melvin Purvis
    Melvin Purvis, the famed G-man who took down John Dillinger, lived the rest of his life in the desperado's shadow. When Dillinger made his famous escape on March 3, 1934, from the Crown Point, Ind., jail and crossed the state line with a stolen car, it...