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EU, US agree to temporarily suspend tariffs in steel dispute

May. 17, 2021 18:04 PM EDT

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union on Monday decided to temporarily suspend some measures at the heart of a steel tariff dispute with the United States that is seen as one of the major trade issues dividing the two sides. With the decision, “we are walking the talk...

Woodford Reserve to double production capacity at distillery

Mar. 22, 2021 11:58 AM EDT

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Brown-Forman Corp. said Monday it plans to expand its Woodford Reserve Distillery in Kentucky to double production capacity for the brand's bourbon and other American whiskeys. The company didn't disclose the cost but said the expansion is in...

Whiskey makers face worsening hangover from trade dispute

Mar. 21, 2021 16:22 PM EDT

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A hangover from Trump-era tariff disputes could become even more painful for American whiskey distillers unless their entanglement in a trans-Atlantic trade fight is resolved soon. Bourbon, Tennessee whiskey and rye whiskey were left out of recent...

Louisville blacksmith has made 1,000s of works of art

Mar. 20, 2021 11:50 AM EDT

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The Clifton neighborhood workshop is a step back in time, more 1800s gothic novel than 2021 America with its myriad of ancient tools blackened by years of use. Billowing sheets of plastic hang from the ceiling and a massive mechanized hammer...