L.A. Times Daily Crossword Answers - November 14, 2014

L.A. Times Daily Crossword Answers - November 14, 2014

Clue

Answer

"__ Little Ironies": Thomas Hardy collection

LIFES

Administration

GOVERMENT

Adopted great-nephew of Claudius

NERO

Arguing

ATIT

Army E-5, e.g

NCO

Astrodome field's lack

SOD

Attorney's thing

RES

Behind

INBACKOF

Blend

MELD

Broadcast

AIR

Camelot weapon

LANCE

Caribbean stopover

NASSAU

City SW of Chicago

JOLIET

Colored part of the iris

AREOLA

Country named for its location

ECUADOR

Crook

BANDIT

Dorm minders, for short

RAS

Douglas and others

FIRS

Drinks daintily

SIPSON

Eases

LETSUP

Easy __

ASABC

Exiled Amin

IDI

Expected 2015 MLB returnee

AROD

Feature of some jellyfish

FLORESCENCE

Fold call

BAA

Golf club part

TOE

Goth makeup

EYELINER

Harris of "thirtysomething"

MEL

Hill helper

AIDE

HMO group

MDS

Ho Chi __

MINH

ICU hookup

IVDRIP

Initials seen at Indy

STP

Instant

JIFF

Island loop

LEI

Jacob, to Esau, for short

SIB

Like the works of Virgil and Horace

AUGUSTAN

Literary collections

ANAS

London gallery

TATE

Ltr. afterthoughts

PSS

Making flush

EMBARASSING

Mid-11th-century year

MLIII

Munic. official

ALD

Nook

ALCOVE

Obit bit

BIO

Outside: Pref

EXO

Picnic contest gear

SACKS

Place with berth rights

MARINA

Pre-WWII pope

PIUSXI

Pushy

AGRESSIVE

Response to a helper

THANKS

Run to

COST

Score direction

ALLEGRO

Seasoned seaman

OLDSALT

Sediment

LEES

Selling points

MALLS

Shootout successes

GOALS

Sicilian capital?

ESS

Signs

INKS

Some exits

OFFRAMPS

Son, to Sartre

FILS

Suffix indicating absence

LESS

Symphonic set

TIMPANI

Test area

LAB

Thanksgiving staple

YAM

Things to consider

IFS

This puzzle's five longest answers are common ones

MISPELLINGS

Tiger's ex

ELIN

What icicles do in the sun

GLISTEN

Willies-causing

EERIE

Willows for wickerwork

OSIERS

Worship

ADORE

You can usually see right through them

PANES

__ Zion Church

AME