Here are the answers to the crossword puzzle from our newspaper published on February 16, 2018.

 
ACROSS
1 Whining noise
 5 Weather system
 9 Diva -- Gluck
 13 Carl Sagan's "The Dragons of --"
 14 Synthetic fiber
 16 Jungle warning
 17 Place of exile
 18 Enjoy the rink
 19 Cheerio! (hyph.)
 20 Having a notched edge
 22 Kind of housing
 24 Pb, on the periodic table
 25 Kapow!
 26 Crude carriers
 29 Updo
 32 Famed Madrid museum
 33 Departed quickly
 34 Potting material
 36 Promise to pay
 37 Mahogany and teak
 38 Mont. neighbor
 39 Doesn't continue
 41 Is up for election
 42 Signpost info
 44 Tern or albatross
 46 Chef's patrons
 47 Back muscles
 48 Foxes' digs
 49 Display of respect
 52 Decision makers
 56 Turkish official
 57 More uncommon
 59 Errant GI
 60 -- scratch
 61 Six-Day War site
 62 Verne's submarine captain
 63 Thomas Hardy heroine
 64 Some T-shirts
 65 Maple or sycamore
DOWN 
 1 Zorro's marks
 2 Slothful
 3 Kan. neighbor
 4 Knotty
 5 Plantain lilies
 6 Annoyed
 7 Happy
 8 Very warm
 9 Apollo's twin
 10 Bread buy
 11 First name in spying
 12 UAE word
 15 Family connections
 21 Space preceder
 23 Bleacher shout
 25 Garden intruders
 26 Mayberry moppet
 27 Tailors' needs
 28 Summa cum --
 29 Golden-haired
 30 Curtain material
 31 Pillow filler
 33 Poker pair
 35 Highland miss
 37 Journalists
 40 Very low bows
 42 Kind of van
 43 Flash
 45 Suitcase
 46 Wreckage
 48 Apprehension
 49 Hatchet handle
 50 Hideous monster
 51 Electrical units
 52 "Artaxerxes" composer
 53 Basin companion
 54 Chariot race locale
 55 Blackthorn
 58 Draw a bead on