October 18 2016 - USA Today Crossword Answers

October 18 2016 - USA Today Crossword Answers

ClueAnswer
"In the headlights" animalDEER
"Winnie-the-Pooh" authorAAMILNE
Acts the shrewNAGS
After-school orgPTA
Aids in crimeABETS
Apply gentlyDAB
Area 51 creatures, it's saidETS
Badlands formationMESA
Baggage-inspecting orgTSA
Bar mixerSODA
Beast of burdenASS
Big Apple tennis venueASHE
Bird in a Hooters logoOWL
Blew itERRED
Bossa nova cousinsSAMBAS
Break a fastEAT
Building detail, brieflySPEC
Burn, as with hot coffeeSCALD
Cheese similar to ParmesanASIAGO
Circumnavigator BlyNELLIE
Crepe ___ (dessert)SUZETTE
English majors' degsBAS
Face the hurlerBAT
Faddish berryACAI
Feared flyTSETSE
Flea market caveatASIS
French fashion magazineELLE
Get ___ of (dump)RID
Gives a heads-up toWARNS
Goalie's milieuNET
Grand ___ OpryOLE
Hair snarlTANGLE
Hamburg's riverELBE
Helsinki nativesFINNS
Homer's neighbor on "The Simpsons"NED
HullabalooADO
ID checker's concernAGE
Impossible NFL scoreONE
In additionELSE
Israeli author OzAMOS
Jai alai basketCESTA
Kind of eclipseSOLAR
Large section of an atlasASIA
Largish comboOCTET
Letters on the Gerald R. FordUSS
Like the steppesTREELESS
Manhattan's East Harlem, colloquiallyELBARRIO
Nametag wordHELLO
Old navy manSALT
Organ with a drumEAR
Overly prim and precise sortsPRISSES
Pentagon, e.gSHAPE
People to hang withPALS
Planet, poeticallyORB
Protestant work ___ETHIC
Resistance unitOHM
Rise on hind legsREARUP
Rolle of "Good Times"ESTHER
Rotunda topperDOME
Sacred serpents of EgyptASPS
Scungilli, calamari, etcSEAFOOD
Shia counterpartSUNNI
Shortstop or second base (Abbr.)POS
Some glee club membersALTOS
Starbucks selectionLATTE
Support above a doorLINTEL
The Fujita scale measures itTORNADOSTRENGTH
The Marx Brothers' straight manZEPPO
The Mohs scale measures itMINERALHARDNESS
The Scoville scale measures itPEPPERHOTNESS
Tibia's placeSHIN
Triumphs overBESTS
Voicemail items (Abbr.)MSGS
Well-worn pencilSTUB
Whittle downPARE
Xenophobe's dreadALIEN
___ Bo (fitness system)TAE
___ Major (constellation)URSA