Transit riders will get to hear the mayor's voice on their trips throughout the Olympics.
The U.K. is planning to protect its upcoming Olympics with missiles. Here's where they're shooting from and how far they can fly.
As the Games approach and reality sets in for hoteliers, procrastinating tourists are starting to be rewarded.
The people and ideas reshaping urban life
By 2031, this summer's Olympic site should be a dense checkerboard of housing and parkland.
With limited public access until the games conclude, a preview of London's Olympic Village.
Lengthy waits at customs cause concern as Olympic-related traffic begins.
One month before the games, the city spruces itself up – plus a few rumblings of resentment under the surface.
Organizers are trying to sell the Olympics as 'Britain’s games.' But England's non-Londoners aren't buying it.
Leaked news of the city's first Olympic moment include nods to England's musical influence and winks to its agrarian past.
The micromanaged brand protection strategies of the International Olympic Committee are going down about as well as you’d expect with the home crowd in London.
The Games will offer spectators a distinctly familiar roster of dishes, distinguished from what’s available at the average airport mainly by even higher prices.
The city is an arts hub. Can a new airport bring it into the upper tier of European cities?
Could publicity around the Games lure luxury shoppers into Burberry and Jaguar? Yes, according to a new poll.
The city's search for a post-games stadium occupant has been disappointingly fruitless so far.
An army missile turret and the unveiling of The Orbit have dominated U.K. headlines this week.
The Games have provided an unprecedented opportunity, not always welcome, for companies to attach their names to parts of the city.
The Olympics promised a fresh start for deprived East London. But they may end up forcing the poor out.
The city is trying to showcase its quirky side. Instead, its Olympic symbols have become a laughing stock.