Rare Staff

Jessica Sooknanan

Jessica Sooknanan is the Editor of Hot Topics. Hot Topics, a top-rated TV show airing in Atlanta, Charlotte and Orlando, wraps the crazy viral stories of the week. Jessica is a graduate of the University of Georgia and joined the Rare team in 2016.


Man walks into TV station, confesses to 1993 cold case murder Crime and punishment Man walks into TV station, confesses to 1993 cold case murder , Rare Staff 4:55pm, January 12
Girl gets in trouble with TSA for flashing finger gun Rare Houston Girl gets in trouble with TSA for flashing finger gun , Rare Staff 4:02pm, January 12
Trump extends Iran nuclear deal Rare News Trump extends Iran nuclear deal , Rare Staff 2:46pm, January 12
Anson Wong, boy genius, demonstrates the walking water experiment Rare Life Anson Wong, boy genius, demonstrates the walking water experiment , Rare Staff 11:48am, January 10
Sterling K. Brown makes history at the Golden Globe Awards People Sterling K. Brown makes history at the Golden Globe Awards , Rare Staff 11:40am, January 8
Sterling K. Brown shares his son's arrival story at the Golden Globes People Sterling K. Brown shares his son's arrival story at the Golden Globes , Rare Staff 11:35pm, January 7
Oprah moves the Golden Globes audience during acceptance speech People Oprah moves the Golden Globes audience during acceptance speech , Rare Staff 10:52pm, January 7
101-year-old Kirk Douglas takes the stage at the Golden Globes People 101-year-old Kirk Douglas takes the stage at the Golden Globes , Rare Staff 10:13pm, January 7
Kelly Clarkson and Keith Urban harmonize during the Golden Globes People Kelly Clarkson and Keith Urban harmonize during the Golden Globes , Rare Staff 9:49pm, January 7
Carol Burnett amuses the audience at the 75th Annual Golden Globes People Carol Burnett amuses the audience at the 75th Annual Golden Globes , Rare Staff 9:21pm, January 7
Seth Meyers drags Hollywood moguls in Golden Globes opening monologue People Seth Meyers drags Hollywood moguls in Golden Globes opening monologue , Rare Staff 8:52pm, January 7
Mariah Carey addressed New Year's Eve disaster with Ryan Seacrest People Mariah Carey addressed New Year's Eve disaster with Ryan Seacrest , Rare Staff 8:01pm, January 7
Debra Messing calls out E! in interview with Giuliana Rancic People Debra Messing calls out E! in interview with Giuliana Rancic , Rare Staff 6:52pm, January 7
Demi Lovato shares beach photo and body-positive message People Demi Lovato shares beach photo and body-positive message , Rare Staff 11:59am, January 5
Zara Tindell announces she's pregnant with second child People Zara Tindell announces she's pregnant with second child , Rare Staff 11:18am, January 5
"Today" shares tribute to Hoda Kotb after first week as co-anchor People "Today" shares tribute to Hoda Kotb after first week as co-anchor , Rare Staff 10:18am, January 5
Paris Hilton hires security to protect her engagement ring People Paris Hilton hires security to protect her engagement ring , Rare Staff 8:32am, January 5
Andy Grammer takes daughter Louisiana to visit his mother's grave People Andy Grammer takes daughter Louisiana to visit his mother's grave , Rare Staff 1:32pm, January 4
Britney Spears poses in yellow bikini on vacation People Britney Spears poses in yellow bikini on vacation , Rare Staff 12:26pm, January 4
Home video of young Meghan Markle surfaces before royal wedding The Royal Family Home video of young Meghan Markle surfaces before royal wedding , Rare Staff 8:08am, January 4
Meghan Markle wants mom Doria Radlan to walk her down the aisle People Meghan Markle wants mom Doria Radlan to walk her down the aisle , Rare Staff 5:00pm, January 2
Savannah Guthrie and Hoda Kotb prayed before breaking Matt Lauer news People Savannah Guthrie and Hoda Kotb prayed before breaking Matt Lauer news , Rare Staff 4:25pm, January 2
Ina Graten and Jeffrey celebrate 49 years of marriage People Ina Graten and Jeffrey celebrate 49 years of marriage , Rare Staff 4:28pm, December 22
Tori Roloff addresses negative opinions about her life People Tori Roloff addresses negative opinions about her life , Rare Staff 2:32pm, December 22
Prince William and George have deep conversations about happiness People Prince William and George have deep conversations about happiness , Rare Staff 10:58am, December 22
Michael Douglas shares photos of new granddaughter People Michael Douglas shares photos of new granddaughter , Rare Staff 8:29am, December 22
A prince snapped Prince Harry and Megan Markle's engagement photos People A prince snapped Prince Harry and Megan Markle's engagement photos , Rare Staff 3:51pm, December 21
Kaley Cuoco and fiance Karl Cook take a trip to Disneyland People Kaley Cuoco and fiance Karl Cook take a trip to Disneyland , Rare Staff 2:48pm, December 21
Jenna Tatum dressed up as Santa to raise awareness for shelter dogs People Jenna Tatum dressed up as Santa to raise awareness for shelter dogs , Rare Staff 5:18pm, December 20
Hundreds of apples recalled for potential listeria contamination Across the U.S.A. Hundreds of apples recalled for potential listeria contamination , Rare Staff 5:24pm, December 19