Afternoon report

* Worst second-quarter ever for CNN: Ratings for prime-time shows plunge by 40% from a year ago. (New York Times | Hollywood Reporter)
* wowOwow website prematurely publishes Liz Smith’s Nora Ephron obituary. (Atlantic Wire)
* Chicago Tribune’s redesigned website requires registration to read columnists and other “premium content.” (Chicago Tribune)
* Wall Street Journal intern is fired for fabricating names. (Talking Biz News)
* Atlantic cover story “Why Women Still Can’t Have It All” is a hit. (Fishbowl DC)
* New York Times ends hyperlocal partnerships with CUNY and NYU. (Capital New York)
* Award-winning Philadelphia Inquirer reporter Elizabeth Duff Schogol dies at 62. (