ACROSS

3   Among the "Time 100"

most influential people

9   Schools with scandals

10   Dead insurance merger

12   Acela destination

13   Gift for a kid

14   Nadya's claim to fame

16   A lot of businesses had

to do it in 2009

17   Hear it on WHYY

18   Assessor in a mess

20   Fay of "King Kong" fame

22   "___ been had!"

24   County General's ward

no more

25   Enjoy Tanglewood in winter

26   Angel in heaven

28   Pfizer swallowed

30   New GOP chair

32   History-making prez

35   Balloon boy, for one

36   David Letterman did it

in 2009

37   Deceased Thriller

39   Flailing med center

41   Lost Senate lion

43   Big hit for 59 Down:

abbr.

44   H1N1 affliction

45   Mumbai's millionaire

46   Palin's gone there

48   Magazine with an

"Entertainer of the Year"

award: abbr.

49   Demolished mansion

52   Corrupt in Kabul?

55   Her show to go

56   Decade in a pineapple

59   Bear in the night sky

60   Rapper's entourage

64   NJ winner

65   Economic picker-upper?

67   Is able to

68   Regatta that almost ran

away

71   Justice Wise Latina

73   Nome dome home

75   New Year's ___

76   Gov. Goodbye

78   "Outta here" no more

80   Some ___ revelations in

Agassi's new bio

83   With Desi, a famed

Hollywood production

company

84   Kidnapping faker

85   Takeover that never took

86   Unlikely FBI targets

87   From dogs to Birds

DOWN

1   No Sen. Hardball

2   From late night to earlier

3   Closed court

4   New team in town

5   County of corrupt judges

6   Comcast's new baby,

___-Universal

7   "It's Always ___ in

Philadelphia"

8   Scottish singing surprise

9   Execs facing brickbats

over bonuses

11   SEPTA riders' nightmare

12   Rohm & Haas acquirer

15   Bill of "Real Time"

19   Music note

21   Coatesville's plague

23   Final Four again, finally

25   Scandal subject, often

26   Susanna ___ farewell

27   Raucous forums

29   Drexel death

31   Prof's aide: abbr.

33   Summit beverage

34   Put 2 and 2 together

35   Where 435 work in

12 Across

38   Specter of change

40   No-show last winter

41   Biden's successor

42   Debt-ridden emirate

46   Health care ___

47   Chic street with troubles

50   First game

51   A ___ in the bucket

53   Where Ahmadinejad was

declared winner

54   Tropicana gone sour

57   Champs, almost, again

58   Cracker Jack survivor

59   Mr. October, redux

61   Pennsylvania, for one

62   Dorothy's aunt

63   Crunchy breakfast

cereal

64   Ohio player, for short

66   Pa.'s 56th ___ Brigade

69   Suspect's ace in the hole

70   Heath Ledger's

Oscar-winning role

71   He got "Milk" Oscar

72   Schering-Plough swallower

74   Bran source

77   New museum chief

79   Traded "Mr. Everything"

of Game 1

81   Tucson campus: abbr.

82   Car giant rescued by

the U.S.