July 18 2017 - USA Today Crossword Answers

July 18 2017 - USA Today Crossword Answers

CluesAnswers
"Alternative ___" (bit of fake news)FACT
"Draft Dodger Rag" singer PhilOCHS
"Excuse me . . ."AHEM
"What a relief!"PHEW
"What ___ thinking?"AMI
"___ soup yet?"ISIT
Air France hubORLY
All the rageINSTYLE
Beehive structureHONEYCOMB
Bert's pal on "Sesame Street"ERNIE
Big spender in VegasHIGHROLLER
Bird with an olive branchDOVE
Bit of wax on a letterSEAL
Boorish sortCHURL
Carpetlayer's calculationAREA
Casualty in GenesisABEL
Cause of writer's cramp, oftenSPASM
Changes, as puzzle cluesEDITS
Core-strengthening exercisesSITUPS
Cost of belongingDUES
Coumadin may prevent its formationCLOT
D.C. wheeler-dealersPOLS
Davis of "Do the Right Thing"OSSIE
Defied the posted limitSPED
Dendrologist's interestTREE
Do a bakery choreKNEAD
Do well financiallyPROSPER
Dwindle, as public favorERODE
Egyptologist's findTOMB
El Chapo, in the drug worldKINGPIN
Email folder headingSENT
Equally matchedEVEN
Falco of "Nurse Jackie"EDIE
Fish talesLIES
Get to second base, in a waySTEAL
Gorsuch of the Supreme CourtNEIL
GPS lines (Abbr.)RDS
He sang of AliceARLO
Hulk of wrestlingHOGAN
In a heapPILED
It comes from the heartAORTA
Like an uncomfortable mattress, perhapsLUMPY
Like black iceSLICK
Long, arduous journeysTREKS
Measuring aidTAPE
Move hither and yonROVE
Nickelodeon's target audienceKIDS
On naval maneuvers, sayATSEA
Part of a movie trailerVIDEOCLIP
Personal mannerMIEN
Pie cuts, essentiallyRADII
Pledge paddle's targetREAR
Pollsters' discoveriesTRENDS
Puccini title heroineTOSCA
Puzzle partsPIECES
Rec room missileDART
Relax in the tubSOAK
Rightmost column, maybeONES
Run, but go nowhereIDLE
Seamless transitionSEGUE
Seller's profit marginMARKUP
Sharif of "Doctor Zhivago"OMAR
Shrubs and vines in a forest, e.gUNDERBRUSH
Shut angrilySLAM
Soccer standout HammMIA
States confidentlyASSERTS
Take a tumbleTRIP
Take-a-number supermarket sectionDELI
TenderheartedKIND
Through-the-keyhole glimpsePEEK
Verb in personal adsSEEKS
Weight watcher's buySCALE
Wheaties box adornerATHLETE
Wild place, stereotypicallyWEST
Word processing function under "Format"FONT
Workplace watchdog agcyOSHA
Zubin of the Israel PhilharmonicMEHTA
___ Paulo, BrazilSAO