USA Today Crossword Answers - October 21, 2014

USA Today Crossword Answers - October 21, 2014

Clue

Answer

"How beautiful!"

OOH

"Law" or "med" lead-in

PRE

"Long ___ in a galaxy far . . ."

AGO

"Raiders of the Lost Ark" snakes

ASPS

"___ words cannot express . . ."

MERE

67.5, directionally

ENE

Actor LaBeouf

SHIA

Again, freshly

ANEW

Back biter

MOLAR

Ballpark official

UMP

Baseball field tarp, e.g

PROTECTIVECOVER

Bawls

SOBS

Bit of eye makeup?

UVEA

Blacksmith's need

ANVIL

Blades behind bars

SHIVS

Bowed musical instrument

VIOL

Calls via intercom

PAGES

Carpenter's covering

APRON

Computer operators

USERS

Conveyance for 28-Down

TBAR

Cut into small pieces

MINCE

Data, briefly

INFO

Demonstrate clearly

EVINCE

Drummer's specialty

SOLO

English songbird

LARK

Feels ill

AILS

First Christmas visitors

MAGI

Former Yugoslav leader

TITO

Fractions of mins

SECS

Frisco transporter

CABLECAR

Give a leg up to

BOOST

Greedy person's cry

MORE

Gross-weight deduction

TARE

Gym rat's pride

BOD

Hallucinogenic initials

LSD

He infamously fiddled around

NERO

Heavy, long-handled hammers

SLEDGES

High-flying elite

JETSET

Home to many earthlings

ASIA

Island neckwear

LEI

Kind or type

ILK

Litmus test result

ACID

Mischief-makers

IMPS

Mythical weeper

NIOBE

Net for fishing

SEINE

Not skimpy

AMPLE

Of the same kind

AKIN

Office neckwear

TIE

Once, once upon a time

ERST

One helped by two runners

SKIER

Part of the landing gear

TIRE

Picked the short straw

LOST

Poppy plant derivative

OPIATE

Putting into action

USING

Remove from the action

SIDELINE

Revelation writer

JOHN

Shimmery fabric

LAME

Sighed line?

ALAS

Signaled an actor

CUED

Skirt worn by ballerinas

TUTU

Soak, as tea

STEEP

Some Monopoly properties (Abbr.)

AVES

Some tuna amounts

CANFULS

Stain

IMBRUE

Strongman of myth

ATLAS

Subjects of many tests

RATS

Swamp stalk

REED

Take a load off

REST

They don't stay hot for long

FADS

They may create a buzz

ALES

Thicket of trees

COPSE

To see at a distance

ESPY

Treats squeaks

OILS

Unattractively old-fashioned

DOWDY

Unvarnished

PURE

Voting group, e.g

BLOC

What startups aspire to be

PROFITPRODUCING

Where much assembling is done

PRODUCTIONLINES