USA Today Crossword Answers - August 1, 2015

USA Today Crossword Answers - August 1, 2015

Clue Answer
"Cheerio!" TATA
"Lady Jane Grey" writer Nicholas ROWE
"Picnic" penner INGE
"Show Boat" author Ferber EDNA
"___ Stop Loving You" ICANT
1987 Beatty flop ISHTAR
Afternoon naps SIESTAS
Alack's partner ALAS
Alleviate RELIEVE
At any time EVER
Band's helper ROADIE
Bear of literature PAPA
Bear witness ATTEST
Before, poetically ERE
Brittle cookie GINGERSNAP
Car-door woe DENT
Chinese leader Sun ___-sen YAT
City on the Rio Grande ELPASO
Collectors covet them SETS
Dangerous flies TSETSES
Day in Spain DIA
Dennis the Menace, for example BRAT
Dutch airline KLM
Famous frog KERMIT
Fictional diary writer BRIDGETJONES
Game keepers? SNARES
Garden flower DAHLIA
Hit on the knuckles RAP
In the blink of ___ ANEYE
In the neighborhood NEAR
Inventor's monogram TAE
It's a blast? TNT
Italian resort island LIDO
Kind of code AREA
Kind of colony or code PENAL
Kitty feed ANTE
Lake or tribe ERIE
Large brown seaweed KELP
Leaves DEPARTS
Like a horror film villain EVIL
Like a proposer's knee BENT
Location in an Elvis tune GHETTO
Long of "Soul Food" NIA
Make over REDO
McGregor of movies EWAN
Most supercilious SNIDEST
Multistoried hotel courts ATRIA
Ninth letter in old Athens IOTA
Not yet eliminated ALIVE
Nutty-fruitcake middle ASA
One who is doomed GONER
Orch. section STR
Othello's lieutenant CASSIO
Out-of-round OVAL
Overtook PASSED
Peace Nobelist of 1978 SADAT
Prefix for "angle" or "lateral" TRI
Prof's degree PHD
Queen of Mount Olympus HERA
Region in the Czech Republic MORAVIA
Reunion attender GRAD
Sea eagle ERNE
Sprinter's event DASH
Stick for a muzzle loader RAMROD
Strictness RIGOR
Switch settings ONS
Sycophant TOADY
Tarzan's son BOY
Teen's transportation, perhaps SKATEBOARD
They can be tugged at HEARTSTRINGS
Threaten to occur IMPEND
Tiger's target HOLE
Walk heavily PLOD
With superficial plausibility GLIBLY
Wrath IRE
___ de France ILE
___ Mahal TAJ
___-pants (wise guy) SMARTY