Colorado school gunman 'bought weapon legally'

The student gunman from yesterday's Colorado high school shooting was armed with a shotgun and ammunition he bought legally this month, the county sheriff told Reuters.

The sheriff added that the gunman at Arapahoe High School was also carrying a machete and a rucksack with three Molotov cocktails.

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Girl critical after Colorado high school 'revenge' shooting

A 17-year-old female student is in a critical condition in hospital after being injured in a shooting at a high school in the US state of Colorado. The suspected gunman was found dead at the scene with an apparently self-inflicted gunshot wound.