Ben Carson ends his campaign for GOP nomination for president

Candidates in Thursday’s GOP debate laid heavy punches on Donald Trump as the race heads into the crucial mid-March point.

  • Ben Carson says he’s leaving the campaign trail
  • Donald Trump is sitting out an appearance before influential conservatives
  • Here’s why Florida matters so much to the GOP strategy to deny Trump an outright nomination
  • Last night’s debate drew a huge audience for Fox News
  • Mary McNamara: The debate was more likeReal Housewives