USA Today Crossword Answers - April 23, 2015

USA Today Crossword Answers - April 23, 2015

Clue Answer
1.056 quarts LITER
747, e.g PLANE
African antelope GNU
Albanian currency units LEKS
Altar locations APSES
Ante back? ETNA
Auto pioneer OLDS
Banana wrap PEEL
Barbecue treat SPARERIB
Be rude to, in a way SASS
Biochemistry abbr RNA
Bird calls CHIRPS
Boat accoutrement OAR
Bucolic RURAL
Certain sorority member THETA
Chief instigator? RINGLEADER
Citrus fruit some consider strange UGLI
Classes ILKS
Common laborer PEON
Crayon choice BLUE
Dangerous snakes ASPS
Dentist's direction RINSE
Drop a vowel ELIDE
Earth, for one SPHEROID
Electrician, at times WIRER
Elusive Himalayans YETIS
Eyelid affliction STYE
Feature of many a prima donna EGO
Formerly, formerly ERST
Get ready for an exam PREP
Glitzy type of rock GLAM
Good, long bath SOAK
Hidden catch SNAG
High school senior, typically TEEN
Home for an avian NEST
Increase, as the pace STEPUP
Incredibly easy wins ROMPS
Jason's craft, in myth ARGO
Jeans brand LEE
Jet type LEAR
Kin of a 5-Across ROUT
Leaflike bract SPATHE
Like some chatter IDLE
Meat inspector? GAMEWARDEN
Medicinal vial AMPULE
Microbrewery output, perhaps ALE
Miniature sci-fi vehicles PODS
Month after Adar NISAN
Not naughty NICE
Not sympathetic AVERSE
One in the second-biggest seat? VICECHAIRMAN
One pulling the strings? PUPPETMASTER
Pacific island nation NAURU
Photographer's request SMILE
Population centers TOWNS
Portable shade provider SUNHAT
Prefix with "knock" or "lock" ANTI
Refuse to leave REMAIN
Relating to gold AURIC
Sax selection TENOR
Sea eagle ERNE
Smaller cousin of the giraffe OKAPI
Smooth transition SEGUE
Some spa mixtures MUDS
Staple or clip on ATTACH
Stitched together SEWN
Subtropical grasslands SAVANNAS
Swift feline PUMA
Talk-radio activities PHONEINS
Turn into confetti RIPUP
Use a swizzle stick STIR
Wahine's wiggle dance HULA
What revenge-seekers want to get EVEN
When most people retire NIGHT
World's longest river NILE
___ Major ("The Great Bear" constellation) URSA