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A generic photo of a Yorkshire terrier released by Linden police. The dog is similar to that of the one that was in a car that was stolen from a gas station. (credit: Linden Police)

New Jersey Woman Claims Date Stole Her Dog And TV

A woman says her first date with a man she met online ended with him taking her dog and flat-screen television from her Dover, N.J. home.

04/19/2014

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OKCupid Begins Allowing Paid Users To Be Picky About Body Types

People looking for love on OKCupid can now be picky about whether they prefer partners who would call themselves “average” or “full-figured;” “a little extra” or “jacked;” “athletic” or “used up.”

10/02/2013

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Report: Women From Brooklyn Are Among The Nation’s Pickiest Online Daters

The report was based on data from AYI.com, which has a Facebook-integrated dating app and indicated that women from Brooklyn were the least likely to respond to messages.

09/13/2013

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Mets Reached Out To Cougar Life To Get Women To Vote For D-Wright For ASG

As first reported by Deadspin, a member of the Mets’ marketing department reached out to cougarlife.com, “the cougar dating site for younger hot men to meet sexy older professional women,” in an effort to get women to vote for the six-time All-Star.

06/13/2013

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Survey: New Yorkers May Be More Likely To Lie On Their Internet Dating Profiles

Former online dater Roman Rojas told CBS 2 that he was speaking to a woman who used a model’s pictures and lied about her job.

02/28/2013

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New York Romance Expert Has Online Dating Tips For Valentine’s Day

Among the tips from Laurie Davis, author of “Love @ First Click,” is that you join at least two dating sites – one mainstream site and one niche site.

02/14/2013

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‘Find Your Facemate’ Is A New Twist On Online Dating Using Facial Recognition

It may sound odd at first, but scientists have found data that romantic chemistry is ignited when we spot someone whose facial features are similar to our own.

02/08/2013

Debra Goldstein and Olivia Baniuszewicz offer tips for online dating.

17 Tips For Digital Dating & ‘Flirtexting’

Whether you’re looking to try the world of online dating for the first time, or are just not finding the love you’re looking for on the Web, Debra Goldstein and Olivia Baniuszewicz know how to help.

02/07/2013

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‘Te’oing’ Trend Lights Up The Internet As Hoax Story Unfolds

Talk about fantasy football. The Internet is ablaze Thursday morning with pictures of folks putting their arms around their invisible, non-existent girlfriend.

01/17/2013

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Online Dating: 5 Insider Tips For Finding Love

Flirting & communications expert Rachel DeAlto’s new book “Flirt Fearlessly” may not be out just yet, but she hit The Couch all of the dirt on how to make the most out of online dating and gives us her insider tips for finding love online.

10/23/2012

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Ask Asa: Faith Based Dating

A consumer alert for anybody who uses online dating websites. CBS 2’s Asa Aarons took a look at a disturbing trend that involves criminals taking advantage of people who are looking for love online.

06/13/2012

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The 5 Best Dating Websites

Dating websites have come a long way. CBS Local counts down its top 5 places to find a special someone online.

01/28/2012

Jill Hammelman

In Search Of Love, NYC Hair Stylist Barters Services For Dates

Jill Hammelman dabbled with dating online, but with single women outnumbering single men in New York City by over 200,000 she said she was getting lost in a crowd. So she came up with another idea that she’s taken to the Web.

09/23/2011

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Middle-Aged Dating: It’s Never Too Late To Find Your Soul Mate

Finding your soul mate at any age can be a challenge, but it doesn’t get any easier when you get older. Experts, however, say it’s never too late to find love.

05/19/2011

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A Guide To Online Dating In New York City

In a city where so many are looking for romance, there’s no doubt that online dating is a viable player in the game of love. Check out our guide to online dating in NYC.

CBS New York–12/09/2010