AP News in Brief 12-17-18

Rudy Giuliani, an attorney for President Donald Trump, speaks at the Iran Freedom Convention for Human Rights and democracy in Washington on May 5. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)

People once again return to the streets as Strasbourg’s Christmas market reopens under the protection of police, in Strasbourg, France, Saturday. (AP Photo/Jean-Francois Badias)

White House digs in on border wall demand, risking shutdown