A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

DEA

Sun, 15 May '22
Trafficker trackers, for short
Sat, 12 Feb '22
Goddess: Lat.
Sun, 30 Jan '22
Traffic control org.
Thu, 2 Sep '21
Org. with strict schedules?
Tue, 24 Aug '21
Antinarcotic org.
Wed, 28 Jul '21
Narc's org.
Sat, 17 Jul '21
Raider's grp.