FILE - In this Feb. 21, 2016, file photo, Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson speaks during a town hall meeting in Reno, Nev. Carson ran for president, and his consultants won. The political newcomer who said March 2, he sees "no path" to the Republican nomination raised more money than any other GOP contender, $58 million since he began his bid last May. But Carson’s campaign burned through much more of that money on fundraising and consultants than on mass media advertising, on-the-ground employees and other things that could have swayed voters, an Associated Press review of his campaign finance reports found. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)

Ben Carson suspends 2016 campaign

Ben Carson announced Friday he is leaving his campaign after a string of disappointing finishes in the Republican presidential nominating co…