The pick is in. President Obama has chosen federal appeals judge Sonia Sotomayor to replace David Souter on the U.S. Supreme Court. If confirmed, Sotomayor will be the third woman and the first Hispanic to serve on the nationâ€™s highest court.
The AP has a roundup of her life and career.
Weâ€™ll have a lot more to say soonâ€¦