Everyone managed to survive Athens, despite dire predictions, but will Greece survive the Games?
Although Olympic tickets are selling at a steady pace, there are still plenty to purchase and hotel rooms to be found in Athens.
Shot put brings the Games to Olympia for the first time in centuries. For the first time, women will compete.
Things to watch: Sunday, Day 2
Flame burns bright over Athens as the Games officially return to their birthplace.
Things to watch: Saturday, Day 1
In today's high-charged political world, U.S. athletes have been asked to consider setting right tone.
Michael Phelps appears to be THE guy in Athens, but there are many other talented faces to watch.
Four days before the Olympics open, last-minute painting, cleaning and landscaping are among the final preparations at the venues.