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But she said she had not lied about anything relevant to the Russia investigation.
She has also been interviewed by special counsel Robert Mueller's team about her role in crafting a statement about Donald Trump Jr.'s 2016 meeting with Russians, as Mueller's expansive probe of Russian interference in the 2016 election and potential misdeeds committed by those in the president's orbit moves ever closer to the Oval Office.
Distressful photos show bodies hanging from bridges in the popular Mexican tourist hub of Baja California Sur on December 20 - marking the spread of inter-cartel violence.
The bodies of six men hung alongside banners called narcomantas for the first time in the northwestern Mexican state - where violence between different drug cartels has grown deadly in the past three years.
No hometown or further details of the killing were provided.
Gang violence has increased in the country over the past decade, and has started seeping into tourist states that previously didn't see the deadly behavior.
White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders told reporters that Hicks would remain at the White House "for several weeks" and denied that Hicks' decision to leave had anything to do with her lengthy testimony before the House Intelligence Committee.
The bodies of six men hung alongside banners called narcomantas for the first time in the northwestern Mexican state - where violence between different drug cartels has grown deadly in the past three years Guerrero state's security coordinating group said in a statement the American tourist identified only by the first name Douglas was shot three times.
A former Ralph Lauren fashion model and public relations pro who worked for Trump's daughter Ivanka, Hicks had no political background when Trump asked her to serve on his campaign.
She was an unconventional press secretary, rarely mixing it up with reporters, almost never giving on-the-record interviews and, despite Trump's fondness for cable, staying off TV.
The news comes a day after Hicks was interviewed for nine hours by the House panel investigating Russia interference in the 2016 election and contact between Trump's campaign and Russia.
White House Communications Director Hope Hicks, one of President Trump's closest aides and advisers, arrives to meet behind closed doors with the House Intelligence Committee, at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, Feb. Hicks acknowledged to a House intelligence panel Tuesday that she has occasionally told "white lies" for Trump.
Since then, Hicks has been hounded by paparazzi, who have at times staked out her apartment building.