Time’s Terry McCarthy Moves To ABC

By Brian 

Terry McCarthy is moving from Time Magazine to ABC News, where he is becoming a correspondent, David Westin announced today. McCarthy will primarily report overseas.

Since 2000, he has served as Los Angeles bureau chief for Time. He has covered the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq. “His first forays into television came in Iraq, where he was part of the ABC News/TIME team that reported the special ‘Iraq, Where Things Stand’ series,” ABC’s press release notes…

> Update: 3:30pm: “Terry McCarthy is a first rate journalist and ABC is the lucky broadcast network to get him. I’m glad he didn’t go to cable,” an e-mailer says…