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
Petraeus fined over military leak - 2015-Apr-23 20:25:00
David Petraeus, a retired US four-star general and former CIA director, is put on probation and fined for leaking classified materials to his mistress.
US police custody death - what we know - 2015-Apr-21 19:14:00
What we know about the death of Freddie Gray
How do drone strikes go wrong? - 2015-Apr-24 13:34:00
How does a ‘perfect weapon’ fail?
VIDEO: Cuba isolation 'has not worked' - 2015-Apr-21 06:32:00
New York's governor Andrew Cuomo has visited Cuba following the thaw in relations between the two countries.
VIDEO: Sinkhole threatens New Jersey homes - 2015-Apr-23 14:52:00
Residents are evacuated as a giant sinkhole threatens two New Jersey homes on the Delaware River.