Leila Rahimi comes to Austin from Sherman, Texas. She reported sports for KXII, covering local high schools and the Big XII team north of the Red River, the Oklahoma Sooners. She also spent time as a news reporter in East Texas, and before that worked for Fox Sports Net and Sports Radio 1310 "The Ticket," in Dallas.
Leila RahimiWhat is your position?
Sports ReporterWhen did you start at KXAN?
Nov. 6, 2007What was your most memorable story?
Just this year, near Sherman, I had a story about a Little League football team coping with the death of their teammate, who was only 8 years old when he was killed in a car crash. The players had to learn lessons they were too young to learn, and even though they were just in elementary school, their sense of respect and understanding was amazing.How did you get started in TV
China tops US for foreign investment - 2015-Jan-30 02:25:00
China overtakes the US as the top destination for foreign direct investment (FDI), for the first time since 2003.
Puerto Rico profile - 2015-Jan-28 14:41:00
Provides and overview as well as facts and figures for this small dependency of the United States situated in the Caribbean
Google profits up nearly 30% - 2015-Jan-29 22:09:00
Internet giant Google reports fourth-quarter profits of $4.76bn, up nearly 30% from the same period a year before, but revenue misses Wall Street expectations.
Amazon posts modest holiday profits - 2015-Jan-29 22:43:00
The online retail giant Amazon reports weaker profits for the busy Christmas period, but a 15% rise in sales cheers investors.
Fixing Yemen 'will take decades' - 2015-Jan-28 16:38:00
US strategy in Yemen depends on Iran