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
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VIDEO: Cosby's 'no comment' on assault claims - 2014-Nov-20 11:38:00
US comedian Bill Cosby has once again refused to comment when asked about sexual assault allegations that have been made against him.
Obama defends immigration reform - 2014-Nov-21 23:22:00
US President Barack Obama vows to press for further immigration reform, as Republicans condemn his use of executive powers on the issue.
Graduate director Mike Nichols dies - 2014-Nov-20 14:06:00
Mike Nichols, who won an Oscar for directing the 1967 film The Graduate, has died aged 83.