Online Dating

Online dating services, such as eHarmony, say they have sound scientific methods to pair up singles correctly. (CBS)

Study Shows More Than One Third Of New Marriages Begin Online

Forget blind dates and singles bars. More than ever, the road to marriage starts at your computer.

11/03/2013

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North Carolina Man Puts Up Billboard To Find Dates In Chicago

You might think a man who lives in North Carolina putting up a billboard in Chicago looking for dates is a desperate move, but Gordon Engle doesn’t think so.

08/30/2013

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Think You Can’t Get ‘Catfished’ Online? 2 Women Tell Their Stories

Move over, Manti Te’o. Two women tell CBS 2’s Brad Edwards how they were duped online by “men” they never met in person.

02/07/2013

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2 Investigators: Singles Getting Ripped Off By Matchmaking Service

In today’s busy world, more and more singles are turning to online dating and matchmaking services to find that special someone. But, as CBS 2 Investigator Pam Zekman found out, some singles have said they’re getting ripped off by one locally based matchmaker.

CBS 2–12/12/2012

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Lawmakers Push For Background Checks For Online Daters

Illinois lawmakers are pushing for criminal background checks for online daters.

CBS Chicago–03/29/2012

Online dating services, such as eHarmony, say they have sound scientific methods to pair up singles correctly. (CBS)

Researchers Question The Methods Online Dating Services Use To Pair Up Singles

Despite the staggering popularity of online dating, a new review of research points to some problems. CBS 2’s Susan Carlson reports.

02/23/2012

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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