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
United States country profile - 2015-Dec-09 10:08:00
Provides an overview of the United States, including key events and facts about this superpower
VIDEO: Trump 'would drop the atomic bomb' - 2016-Apr-29 00:03:00
Donald Trump would "have the guts" to drop an atomic bomb, according to one of his supporters.
VIDEO: Obama stars in spoof retirement video - 2016-May-01 13:35:00
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Obama's 'hopeless' push for gun control - 2015-Jun-18 21:41:00
Barack Obama says the nation will have to address gun control "at some point", but Republicans counter that more government regulation can't stop attacks like the one in Charleston.
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Highlights from the previous seven White House Correspondents' Dinners