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Dating Site Uses DNA Test To Find Compatible Partners

Dating sites are getting more personalized to help you find ‘the one,’ using DNA testing to determine if a suitor is a genetically compatible match.

02/12/2014

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San Jose Woman Duped Out Of $500K In Nigerian Online Dating Scam

A San Jose woman bilked out of $500,000 by a Nigerian scam artist on a dating website luckily recovered $200,000 from a bank in Turkey, according to the Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office.

01/15/2014

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Mountain View Police Seek More Victims Of Online ‘Blind Date’ Robbers

Mountain View police are searching for potential victims of three teenagers arrested Thursday who allegedly lured victims on blind dates to rob them.

08/11/2013

Screenshot of Badoo.com, an online dating site. (CBS)

2 Men Robbed In Mountain View Online Dating Scam

Police are searching for at least two thieves who robbed two South Bay men in an apparent online dating scam. Authorities said the victims thought they were going on a blind date with a woman who had an unusual and expensive request.

06/01/2013

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Woodside Lawmakers Ignore Sugardaddy.com $11.5M Renaming Offer

The town council has refused to consider what some called an indecent proposal from SugarDaddy.com, a site that connects wealthy men to women.

03/13/2013

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Tech Report: Te’o Case Highlights Online Dating Scams

KCBS Technology Analyst Larry Magid said people should be aware of warning signs before having an online relationship.

01/17/2013

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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

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San Francisco Man’s Quest For Holiday Date Goes Viral

A San Francisco single man’s quest for a date this holiday season has received international attention.

12/02/2011

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San Francisco Attorney Accused Of Raping Women He Met On Craigslist

A San Francisco attorney accused of sexually assaulting at least three women he met through Craigslist since March pleaded not guilty earlier this week.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–08/17/2011

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Match.com To Check Users In Sex Offender Registry

Singles website Match.com said Sunday that it will begin screening its users against the national sex offender registry.

CBS San Francisco–04/18/2011

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