New York Times Crossword Answers - October 14, 2014

New York Times Crossword Answers - October 14, 2014

Clue

Answer

'Evil Woman' band, for short

ELO

'I ___ blame you'

CANT

'Rock-a-bye, baby' location

TREETOP

'Star Wars' droid, informally

ARTOO

'Sucks to be you!'

TOUGH

'The Gentleman Is ___' (Rodgers and Hammerstein song)

ADOPE

Architect's detail, for short

SPEC

Big name in appliances

AMANA

Bygone communication

TELEX

Candid

OPEN

Christine of 'Chicago Hope'

LAHTI

Cinema canine

BENJI

Citrus drink suffix

ADE

Clear for takeoff?

DEICE

Dances around a lifted chair, maybe

HORAS

Doctor Zhivago's love

LARA

Earth tones

OCHERS

Fields

AREAS

Food items that can be messy to eat

TACOS

Frank who directed 'It Happened One Night'

CAPRA

Gleeful giggle

HEHE

Go ballistic

HITTHEROOF

Golfs, e.g., informally

VWS

Headache

HASSLE

Hi-___

RES

Hit sign

SRO

How the Titanic was going before it struck an iceberg

AMAIN

It's a sin

SLOTH

Madre's brothers

TIOS

Mauna ___

LOA

Meal that often includes matzo ball soup

SEDER

Midwest air hub

OHARE

Missionary Junípero ___

SERRA

Missouri city, familiarly

STJOE

Needle feature

EYE

Old Olds

ALERO

One ___ time

ATA

Outdoor concert sites

BANDSTANDS

Peep from a sheep

BAA

Place to put a stethoscope

CHEST

Producer of a tirade

IRE

Pry bar

LEVER

Put up

ERECT

Rescue mission, briefly

EVAC

Rib, e.g

BONE

Saltpetre

NITRE

SeaWorld attraction

ORCA

See 10-Across

AWAY

See 64-Across

EAST

Semester, e.g

TERM

Sign of healing

SCAB

Slow flow

LAVA

Smooth-tongued

GLIB

Something to audition for

ROLE

Soul singer Redding

OTIS

Squeeze, informally

SMUSH

Starr of old comics

BRENDA

Strands in December?

TINSEL

Syrian strongman

ASSAD

Take to another level

ELEVATE

Thomas ___ Edison

ALVA

Tight shot

CLOSEUP

Total idiots

ASSES

Twitter ___ (news source)

FEED

Vehicle for a news team

VAN

What bouncers do?

HANDLEBARS

What gossip columnists do?

TRADESECRETS

What lies between the lines

SUBTEXT

What literary critics do?

COVERSTORIES

What mathematicians do?

PLOTPOINTS

With 16-Across, donate

GIVE

With 67-Across, coastal Maine

DOWN

Woman who has a way with words?

VANNA

Yaks

GABS

___ Jima

IWO

___ trice

INA