The 75-year-old soccer great said this week he had been invited to light the cauldron.
The Americans have done a follow-up to their 2012 hit video in which the Olympians lip-synced to “Call Me Maybe.”
Douglas working the beam Thursday evening without so much as a wobble.
The IOC approved the entry of 271 Russian athletes for the Rio de Janeiro Olympics on Thursday.
Towering over the 2016 Summer Olympics host city is the Christ the Redeemer statue.
Millions of television viewers from around the world are expected to watch the three-hour ceremony Friday night.
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Miller hit a three-run homer in the eighth inning and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Kansas City Royals 3-2.
Check out the venues for the 2016 Rio Olympics.
NBC’s plans for the Olympics in Rio over the next two weeks define the term “exhaustive.”
During a news conference Wednesday, Phelps called Rio “my potential last Olympics.”
The U.S. women’s soccer team defeated New Zealand 2-0 in its debut at the Rio Games.
The Tampa Bay Rays beat the Kansas City Royals 12-0 on Wednesday night.
Olympic leaders approved the addition of five sports to the program of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics on Wednesday.