USA Today Crossword Answers - January 01, 2015

USA Today Crossword Answers - January 01, 2015

Clue

Answer

". . . on Earth ___ in Heaven"

ASITIS

"Killer" PC program

APP

"The ___ thickens"

PLOT

After-bath powder

TALC

Altered consciousness

TRANCE

Approach abruptly

ACCOST

Area including Turkey and Israel

NEAREAST

Attachment to "graph"

PARA

Australian cousin of the ostrich

EMU

Author Tolstoy

LEO

Bad-tempered

CRABBY

Biblical sustenance

MANNA

Black and Twinings, e.g

TEAS

Bluish duck

TEAL

Bubble bath ingredient

ALOE

Burn slightly, as when cooking

SEAR

Capable of standing trial

SUABLE

Cheddar alternative

EDAM

City in Northern Italy

MANTUA

Committee type

ADHOC

Cook's smidgen

DASH

Decay

ROT

Deceive

DUPE

Drug officer, for short

NARC

Ex-ember

ASH

Express praise for

LAUD

Fish-eating bird

ERNE

Floating on the Pacific

ASEA

Hair goop

GEL

Having an old-age problem

SENILE

In a mildly mad manner

DAFTLY

Indulging in frivolous activity

HORSINGAROUND

It's derived from benzene

PHENYL

It's said on Sunday

MASS

It's stuffed with green stuff

ATM

Large African antelope

ELAND

Like marquetry

INLAID

Like teddy bears

CUDDLY

Like the best advice

SAGEST

Like the season before Easter

LENTEN

Like webs and mesh

NETTY

Loosen, as shoelaces

UNTIE

Lunchbox cookie, sometimes

OREO

Lunchtime, for many

NOON

Offering from Keats

ODE

Oil suppliers acronym

OPEC

Once-popular jacket type

NEHRU

P, on a fraternity sweater

RHO

Panama ___

CANAL

Papal ambassador

NUNCIO

Profit share

CUT

Protagonist with likability issues

ANTIHERO

Psyche element

EGO

Put in rollers, as hair

SET

Recipient of gifts

DONEE

Road surface

TAR

Roth plan

IRA

Salami type

GENOA

Shopaholic's temptation

SALE

Short, erect tail

SCUT

Some electronic devices

DONGLES

Some mollusks

SNAILS

Sound, as a bell

PEAL

Standing ___ by

IDLY

Take place as a result

ENSUE

Take the field

PLAY

Taking the wisest route

ONTHERIGHTTRACK

Thai money

BAHTS

The "magic word"

PLEASE

Too far behind

OUTOFTHERUNNING

Unit of Romanian currency

LEU

What anyone can pass in school?

NOTE

___ alia (among other things)

INTER

___ lime pie

KEY

___ of Iran

SHAH

___-European

INDO