August 23 2017 - L.A. Times Daily Crossword Answers

"Girl on Fire" singer KeysALICIA
"Holy cow!"OMIGOSH
"NewsHour" channelPBS
"So close, yet so far"NICETRY
"That's the spot"AAH
"Unbroken" director AngelinaJOLIE
"Who's there?" answerITSME
Actress PoloTERI
Air Wick targetODOR
Anne of "Wag the Dog"HECHE
Area for critical patients, brieflyICU
Art Deco luminaryERTE
Baltic portRIGA
Biological mapping subjectGENOME
Bit of toy "ammo"CAP
Blueprint detailSPEC
Christmas trioMAGI
Come out on topSCOREAVICTORY
Curtain supportsRODS
D-backs, on scoreboardsARI
Diamond great SandbergRYNE
Dietary fiberBRAN
Dig deeply?ADORE
Doily fabricLACE
Eye problemSTYE
Fey with many EmmysTINA
Fictional captain HornblowerHORATIO
Fight that may involve drawingDUEL
Fit together nicelyMESH
Freudian analyst's concernPSYCHE
Furniture chain popular in dormsIKEA
Gentle touchDAB
Gillette brandATRA
Goods thrown overboardJETSAM
Improvised bladeSHIV
Intends to hitAIMSAT
Jack Reacher creator __ ChildLEE
Kitchenware brandEKCO
Mother Earth, in Greek mythologyGAEA
Novelist Rita __ BrownMAE
Okay markCEE
Omelet optionHAM
Particle physics conceptSTRINGTHEORY
Pegboard gameCRIBBAGE
Per itemEACH
Permanent marksSCARS
Persuades with flatteryCAJOLES
Power co. outputELEC
Pub quiz fodderTRIVIA
Red Muppet who refers to himself in the third personELMO
Reef materialCORAL
Reporter's delivery ... and what 20-, 34- and 41-Across are literally doing?BREAKINGSTORY
Retail showcaseSTOREDISPLAY
Shaped like an avocadoOVAL
Short and chubbyROLYPOLY
Sporty British cars, for shortJAGS
Started, as a coESTD
Subject of a certain management classANGER
Suffix with ethylENE
Sushi roll fishEEL
Sweet Sixteen orgNCAA
Tel __, IsraelAVIV
They may be choppySEAS
Vacation locationRESORT
Was sorry aboutRUED
Writer for whose father the National Baseball Hall of Fame city was namedCOOPER
[I give up!]SIGH
__ Los AngelesEAST
__ out: barely makesEKES