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SAG Awards time-lapse video

Time-lapse video: SAG Awards moves into Shrine Auditorium

Posted On: 6:10 a.m. | January 27, 2012

On Saturday workers began moving equipment in and building the set inside the Los Angeles Shrine Auditorium and Exposition Center for the 18th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards. Over the days until the awards show on Sunday they installed lighting, assembled the stage, laid out carpet, set up dining tables and more inside the Expo Center. View Post»

Desert training with Gen. George Patton
  • George Watson / Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

Desert training with Gen. George Patton

Posted On: 12:40 a.m. | January 27, 2012

Los Angeles Times staff photographer George Watson and staff representative Tom Cameron spend a day with Maj. Gen. George S. Patton and the U.S. Third Army during training in the California desert. View Post»

Countdown to the 18th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards

Countdown to the 18th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards

Posted On: 5:17 p.m. | January 26, 2012

The SAG Awards nominations are out, and the race for its ensemble acting award is often looked to as a harbinger of the Academy Award shortlist. While the Screen Actors Guild limits its ensemble selections to five films, Oscar voters can nominate as many as 10. And even though the SAG ensemble winner often repeats as best picture, it's no guarantee. Who will win SAG's top prize? View Post»

Best of the Web

Best of the Web

Posted On: 3:21 p.m. | January 26, 2012

Best of the Web is roundup of video, multimedia and photography from around the web. View Post»

Pictures in the News | January 26, 2012
  • Petr David Josek / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | January 26, 2012

Posted On: 10:55 a.m. | January 26, 2012

Pictures in the News from around the world. View Post»

Exploding flashbulb
  • Bruce Cox / Los Angeles Times

Exploding flashbulb

Posted On: 12:29 a.m. | January 26, 2012

Miss Doris Mae Normandine and Atty. Werner O. Graf cringe as an Los Angeles Exmainer photographer's flashbulb explodes. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Jan. 25, 2012
  • GAETAN LUCI / Pool

Pictures in the News | Jan. 25, 2012

Posted On: 10:46 a.m. | January 25, 2012

Hopefully the first few shots in today's Pictures in the News will cause a double take among viewers: A tamer carrying a lion over his shoulders, a snow-covered dinosaur, a golfer teeing off in what appears to be the world's biggest sand trap, and a model barbecuing on the runway. There's more. View Post»

Unimate robot at the Biltmore
  • Frank Q. Brown / Los Angeles Times Archive, UCLA

Unimate robot at the Biltmore

Posted On: 12:42 a.m. | January 25, 2012

Betty Myrah gets a cup of coffee from Unimate, a 3500-pound industrial robot on display at the Biltmore Hotel. View Post»


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