updated 07/08/2010 AT 4:25 PM ET
•originally published 07/08/2010 AT 2:15 PM ET
They announced their reconciliation and now Larry King and wife Shawn Southwick want to make it official.
The CNN host, 76 and his wife, 50, filed petitions Wednesday in a Los Angeles court to dismiss their divorce case, almost three months after they initially filed the documents.
“A lot of new things are happening to us,” King said in a statement, “and we are happy to be together as a family with our children.”
King’s lawyer Dennis Wasser told PEOPLE in April there was a “50-50 chance this divorce is not happening.” A month later, the two, who have two sons together, said they owed “it to ourselves and our children to continue being dedicated to each other.”