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Lone Star Steakhouse & Saloon, Inc. Repurchase of Common Stock Approved
WICHITA, Kan., July 29, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Lone Star Steakhouse & Saloon, Inc. (Nasdaq:STAR) announced that its Board of Directors has approved the repurchase by Lone Star Steakhouse & Saloon, Inc. of up to an additional 10% of the outstanding shares of the Company, or approximately 2.2 million additional shares. Any repurchases would be made from time to time in the open market or in negotiated transactions pursuant to the "safe harbor" rules of the Securities and Exchange Commission. Repurchases will be effected if and when management deems prudent.
The Pomerantz Firm Charges Nicor with Securities Fraud -- GAS
NEW YORK, July 29, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- Pomerantz Haudek Block Grossman & Gross LLP (www.pomerantzlaw.com) has filed a class action against Nicor Inc. ("Nicor" or the "Company") (NYSE:GAS) and two of the Company's senior officers on behalf of investors who purchased or otherwise acquired the securities of Nicor during the period from January 24, 2002 through July 18, 2002, inclusive (the "Class Period").
KnowledgeMax to Provide a Custom Knowledge Resource Center for General Physics Corporation
MCLEAN, Va., July 29, 2002 (PRIMEZONE) -- KnowledgeMax, Inc. (OTCBB:KWMX) today is pleased to announce that it is providing a new Knowledge Resource Center to General Physics Corporation (GP) of Columbia, Maryland. GP, a subsidiary of GP Strategies Corporation (NYSE:GPX), is a global performance improvement company. With the KnowledgeMax system accessible directly through the GP intranet, GP employees will be able to find and purchase materials for their professional use and personal development from an extensive database of books and other knowledge and learning products. KnowledgeMax's eBusiness supply chain management system seamlessly integrates the processing and fulfillment of each user's order with KnowledgeMax's many suppliers.