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September 12, 2012
Evan Vucci photo

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton listens as President Barack Obama speaks on the death of U.S. ambassador to Libya Christopher Stevens, Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2012, in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington.

Evan Vucci photo

White House workers walk on the roof of the White House after lowering the flag to half staff for the death of U.S. ambassador to Libya Christopher Stevens, Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2012 in Washington.

Alex Brandon photo

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, accompanied by President Barack Obama, meets with State Department personnel in the courtyard of the State Department in Washington, Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2012, after the president spoke at the White House concerning the recent deaths of Americans in Libya.