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New York Times, Thursday, March 17, 2016

Unforeseen development ... or a feature seen four times in this puzzle's answers?

Author:
David Woolf
Editor:
Will Shortz
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David Woolf

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JQ} This is puzzle # 11 for Mr. Woolf.
David Woolf notes:
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© 2016, The New York Times3/17/16 ( No. 24,236 )

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Across
1
Sauce for linguine : PESTO
6
Performances that may evoke bravas : ARIAS
11
Drift off : NOD
14
Better : ONEUP
15
Home invasion, in police shorthand : BANDE
16
Ending for all Facebook logins until late '05 : EDU
17
Like many disasters, in hindsight : PREVENTABLE
18
Without consideration : UNADVISED
20
Devilish sorts? : SATANISTS
22
Winter hrs. in Winter Park : EST
23
"How awful!" : UGH
24
Tip of a golf club : TOE
25
Snack bar : CANTEEN
29
Eye : PEERAT
31
Vin classification : CRU
32
Hulking beast : OGRE
33
Live ESPN broadcast every June : NBADRAFT
36
Go away in the country? : GIT
37
Sans-serif typeface : ARIAL
40
Part of a gym routine : REP
41
Many mirages : OASES
43
Minus : CON
44
1996 Madonna starring role : EVAPERON
47
Birds with deep drumming calls : EMUS
49
Qty. : AMT
50
Figure skater Baiul : OKSANA
54
Southern California's ___ Freeway : VENTURA
56
Give a whuppin' : TAN
57
1990s fad game piece : POG
58
China's Three Gorges ___ : DAM
59
Unforeseen development ... or a feature seen four times in this puzzle's answers? : TURNOFEVENTS
62
"That's too bad" : WHATAPITY
65
Venom, e.g. : TOXIN
66
100+, say : HOT
67
Some repurposed cornfields : MAZES
68
Standing : ERECT
69
Have a bill, say : OWE
70
All thumbs : INEPT
71
Certain encls. : SASES
Down
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Suddenly appears : POPSUP
2
Get mad : ENRAGE
3
Get mad : SEETHE
4
Constituent part of Russia bordering Mongolia : TUVA
5
Restaurant availability : OPENTABLE
6
Heckling, e.g. : ABUSE
7
Tirade : RANT
8
Up the creek : INASCRAPE
9
Put on : ADD
10
Hearst monthly : SEVENTEEN
11
Some caches : NESTEGGS
12
Allen Ginsberg's "Plutonian ___" : ODE
13
The occasional firework : DUD
19
: : ISTO
21
Bit : IOTA
26
"___ Wiedersehen" : AUF
27
City on a lake of the same name : ERIE
28
Barclays Center squad : NETS
30
Essential macromolecule : RNA
31
Went furtively : CREPT
34
Act out : DRAMATIZE
35
Didn't rely solely on memory : TOOKNOTES
37
Repeated title role for Jim Carrey : ACEVENTURA
38
1960 Olympics host : ROME
39
Flood : INUNDATE
42
Q&A part: Abbr. : ANS
45
Like "tabu" or "iglu": Abbr. : VAR
46
Horse color : ROAN
48
"Right away" : STAT
51
Tops : APEXES
52
Green person : NOVICE
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F.B.I. employees : AGENTS
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Savory quality : UMAMI
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Plot point in many a soap opera : TRYST
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U.S. college whose campus is less than 1,000 ft. from Ciudad Juárez : UTEP
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Meeting places : FORA
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Question that's an anagram of 63-Down : WHO
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Question that's an anagram of 62-Down : HOW
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Review poorly : PAN

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 3 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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