USA Today Crossword Answers - May 1, 2015

USA Today Crossword Answers - May 1, 2015

Clue Answer
"As ___ . . ." (letter closing) EVER
"Smoking or ___?" NON
"___ got to be kidding!" YOUVE
"___ of the Flies" LORD
A bundle of nerves TENSE
A Muse ERATO
Admittance ENTRY
Again, freshly ANEW
American symbol EAGLE
Angelou the poet MAYA
Apprentice TYRO
Aquatic plant ALGA
Arab League member OMAN
Atomic number 86 RADON
Barely managed (with "out") EKED
Battery contents ACID
Bringing up the rear LAST
By way of VIA
Bygone global commerce pact, for short GATT
Cabinet div DEPT
Certainly didn't dillydally SPED
Change hair color DYE
Clothing line INSEAM
Cockeyed ASKEW
Cons SCAMS
Cornhusker's city, perhaps OMAHA
Correct, as text EMEND
Cousin of a bittern EGRET
Crossed one's fingers HOPED
Crossword ranking EASY
Cuban folk dance RUMBA
Deli offering SALAMI
Earned MADE
Editor's slip-ups ERRATA
Expert in everyday matters MAVEN
Fall through the cracks? OOZE
Feature of a large kitchen ISLAND
Flare-up of crime? ARSON
Flight segment STEP
Go around in circles EDDY
Grins suggestively LEERS
High point APOGEE
Indian police officer's club LATHI
Itsy-bitsy biter GNAT
Life is full of them SIMPLEPLEASURES
Like beer or bread dough YEASTY
Limit one's intake DIET
Lug (var.) SHLEP
Lumberjack shirt pattern PLAID
Lyrical poem EPODE
Mideast region GAZA
Mint-family herb HYSSOP
Mom's apple pie, e.g HOMEMADEDESSERT
Much ALOT
Nonfancy sweets PLAINCHOCOLATES
Officiating priest of a mosque IMAM
One born under the sign of the ram ARIAN
One who ogles EYER
Papa DADDY
Poetry on a grand scale EPOS
Princess of India RANI
Romanov ruler TSAR
Safe place on a diamond BASE
Served up a whopper LIED
Slog PLOD
St. Louis landmark ARCH
Stole material MINK
Strike allotment THREE
Tender to the touch SORE
Thousand ___, Calif OAKS
Turkish leader (var.) AGHA
Unit measuring loudness PHON
Whimper PULE
Wooden shipping carton CRATE
World Cup venues STADIA
___ and aahs OOHS