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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
Russia probe led by Mueller is 'ridiculous' says Trump - 2017-Jun-23 17:27:00
The Russia probe led by Robert Mueller is staffed by Clinton supporters, making it "ridiculous", says President Trump.
Yellowstone grizzly: Endangered or not? - 2017-Jun-23 21:11:00
The Yellowstone grizzlies are about to be taken off the endangered species list - after they were first added more than 40 years ago.
Ice queens - 2017-Jun-23 00:05:00
They've won Olympic gold medals and league championships - but these top athletes still seek recognition.
Texas mother held after two toddlers die in hot car - 2017-Jun-25 05:55:00
The Texas woman admitted she shut the car door to teach her girl and boy "a lesson", police say.
Never too old - 2017-Jun-23 21:25:00
Pat Gallant-Charette, 66, becomes the oldest woman to make the 21-mile swim across the English Channel.