Image Credit: Joe Kohen/WireImage.comJohn Roberts, the veteran newsman who co-hosted CNN’s American Morning for three years, is joining the competition. “We are excited to welcome John to FOX News,” said Michael Clemente, senior vice president of news editorial for Fox News, in a statement. “His reputation as a skilled journalist with years of notable experience in the field will be a valuable addition to our news programming.”

Roberts spent 14 years with CBS News before joining CNN in 2006. Last month, CNN had announced that Roberts would leave American Morning, as the show was revamped to be more “upbeat and faster-paced.”