USA Today Crossword Answers - November 15, 2014

USA Today Crossword Answers - November 15, 2014

Clue

Answer

"Bummer!" formally

ALAS

Abbr. on a cornerstone

ESTD

Actor Milo or Michael

OSHEA

Album feature

PHOTO

Big venue for the Beatles

SHEA

Brilliantly colored fish

OPAH

Brio

ELAN

Buck's weapon

ANTLER

Bulgarian, e.g

BALKAN

California wine county

NAPA

Carrying a grudge

SORE

Caspian tributary

URAL

Certain Ivy Leaguer

YALIE

Crack cops

NARCS

Cream-filled cookies

OREOS

Difficult walk

GIMP

Diogenes, for one

CYNIC

Dipper component

STAR

Dover domestic

CHAR

DVD player brand

RCA

E pluribus unum, for instance

MOTTO

Editor's excision

DELE

For everyone to hear

ALOUD

Garage band's production, once

AUDIOTAPE

Go Fish success

MATCH

Hang-up

SNAG

Has the third of three squares

SUPS

High-hatter

SNOB

How a bug settles into a rug?

SNUGLY

Impressed responses

OOHS

Indonesian tourism island

BALI

Is afflicted with

HAS

It lands near Lod

ELAL

It may be stunning

TASER

It's nothing to Nero

NIHIL

Jazz band's playlist, e.g

SET

Lamenter's sound

MOAN

Lemon not from a tree?

EDSEL

Make sharper

HONE

Mount in Crete

IDA

Muslim honorific (var.)

AGHA

Neither good nor bad

SOSO

Not quite yet

SOON

Ocho minus cinco

TRES

Onetime Jackson 'do

AFRO

Parkinson's treatment

LDOPA

Part of a "Seinfeld" catchphrase

YADA

Pearl protector

SHELL

Quid-quo connection

PRO

Rajahs' wives

RANIS

Refuse

OFFAL

Ring-tailed critter

COATI

Ripple maker

OAR

Roller derby equipment, once

SKATEKEYS

Rudely garrulous

MOUTHY

Saturated substances, perhaps

FATS

Schmutz on Santa

SOOT

Sine or tangent, e.g

RATIO

Smeltery residue

SLAG

Softens, as leather

OILS

Start of a counting rhyme

EENIE

Stead

LIEU

Storyteller's embellishment

THEPLOTTHICKENS

Surrounded by

AMID

Tech support clients

USERS

Throne eyer

HEIR

Tree in the birch family

ALDER

Tuneful

ARIOSE

Twist creator

CHARLESDICKENS

U.S.-Canada border lake

ERIE

Very, in scores

ASSAI

Villainous operatic voices

BASSI

Waxy part at the base of a bird's bill

CERE

What this clue isn't

ACROSS

Youngish ones

SPRINGCHICKENS

Zilch, in Mexico

NADA