CSU President Joyce McConnell said the students did not violate any school policies for sharing information through their own social media accounts.
Char, who is not black, said, "to play my part in your kangaroo court — treating me like a black man, so today I'm going to be a black man."
"This type of behavior is not tolerated at Mizzou, and we understand how this impacts our entire community profoundly," the university's chancellor said.
"It was a bad mistake. We had no intention to offend," one of the men told KPBS in San Diego.
"Blackface photographs are inappropriate and offensive," Baton Rouge Police Chief Murphy J. Paul Jr. said.
Pew notes in their Monday poll release "there are not enough black Republicans in the sample to analyze separately."
Governor Ralph Northam has rejected calls to resign, saying, "Virginia needs someone that can heal."
"I went around the state for two years in Florida saying that people shouldn't be judged forever by their worst day," said Andrew Gillum. "I feel that the governor's best suited to do that as a private citizen."
"The truth is important," Northam said.
The same is true of GOP Rep. Steve King—If nothing else, resigning as congressman to save your state's Senate seat should be a no-brainer.
Florida State Representative Anthony Sabatini claims the photo was the result of two teenage friends who decided to dress up as each other for fun.
As two Virginia Democratic officials have found themselves embroiled in blackface controversies, 88 percent of Democrats think blackface is not acceptable. Forty-three percent of Trump voters agree, but some think it's OK, a new poll shows.
Northam's popularity has fallen off a cliff.
The governor did say that in a separate instance, he "darkened" his face with "a little bit of shoe polish" to appear as Michael Jackson for a dance performance in San Antonio.
He was wearing a black wig with a New Orleans Saints bandana wrapped around his head. His face was painted black.
"I know the kids meant nothing by it."
"This type of behavior is not welcome here and is condemned in the strongest terms by me and by our university. This behavior does not reflect the values and principles of our university, our community or our state," said the school's president, Jim Gallogly.
"Our chapter condemns the racist, offensive and disgraceful conduct of the two women involved in the video posted yesterday."
"It was hurtful," Jeovanna deShong-Connor, a 17-year-old black senior student, said. "[It] made it so clear that our peers were not welcoming and that the administration did not care."
One user who commented on the photo said they didn't feel it was safe for a hospital to have a racist employee.
Fox News host Tucker Carlson compared a "whiteface" costume worn by NBC News host Lester Holt to that of recently fired "Today" show host Megyn Kelly, deeming all people offended as "self-righteous."
NBC News host Megyn Kelly had a history of dubious comments about race.