After landing back-to-back 1440s to overtake White by scoring 95.25 in his second run, 19-year-old Hirano thought the gold was his.
White won the gold medal on his final run with a score of 97.75. Australia's Scotty James (92.00) was second, followed by American Chase Josey (87.75).
"I was so overwhelmed with happiness, I've been through so much to get here".
That created a pressure situation for White on his third attempt.
The U.S. has now won four gold medals at the 2018 Winter Olympics, and all four have come in snowboarding.
"Honestly it's one of the most challenging runs I've ever done. Sorry about that. I'm really proud to represent Team USA". "I knew I did a great ride and I was proud of that and I could walk away with my head high, but when they announced my score and Id won, it crippled me", he said.
Solar Eclipse: Date, Time and Effects on Humans
However, with the help of various sorts of pinhole cameras, filtering device or indirect viewing, one can safely view the eclipse. A solar eclipse never comes alone instead it usually comes with lunar eclipse either one or two-week before the eclipse.
Chris Rock's new stand-up special to debut today
The long-confirmed special, Tamborine , is the first of two Rock is releasing with Netflix, and it will debut on February 14. This morning, Chris Rock announced that the first of his two Netflix specials will drop on Valentine's Day tomorrow.
White's gold came just months after he overcame two heavy crashes in training. He busted his face in New Zealand a year ago while attempting one of those 1440s, leaving an injury that required 62 stitches.
White's historic achievement was lauded by fellow Olympic legends, including swimmer Michael Phelps, sprinter Michael Johnson and gymnast Nadia Comaneci, the first gymnast to be awarded a ideal score of 10.0 at the Olympics.
The youngest American athlete to win a gold medal in a Winter Olympics was figure skater Tara Lipinski, who was 15 years (and 255 days) old when she won in 1988 in Nagano.
Shaun White made it look easy in PyeongChang and his 3rd Olympic gold medal marked a historic milestone for Team USA at the Winter Olympics.
Asked whether the accusations would tarnish his legacy, White said: "You know honestly I'm here to talk about the Olympics not gossip. but I don't think so".
White said it had been an agonising wait for his score from the judges to come through, as he pipped Hirano to the title to make USA history.
Right now, it just detects if Intel microcode updates were applied, but Microsoft plans to add checks for other chips, as well. Microsoft by that stage had already analyzed the performance impact of the mitigations against Meltdown and Spectre.
In reality, Vice President Pence said publicly that he was " appalled " when he learned of the domestic abuse allegations . Kingston responded by stating that women he's spoken to at the White House all say they feel "extremely comfortable".
He said tens of billions more were lost indirectly through damage to the wider economy and years of lost growth. Iranian-backed Shiite militias also participated in the operation, fighting in the villages around the city.
Evans also spoke about the "inappropriate conduct" towards teenage volunteers working in Oxfam's United Kingdom charity shops. European Union officials in Brussels echoed London's threat, threatening to cut more than $40 million in aid to Oxfam.
The storm made landfall Monday night, passing just south of the low-lying Tongatapu islands with 145 miles per hour winds. All public schools are closed this week as downed trees, storm debris and utility wires are removed from campuses.
Republican Senator Tom Cotton, interviewed on Fox News, said Trump's immigration plan "is not an opening bid for negotiations". Supreme Court is now considering whether to take up the Trump administration's appeal of that ruling.
Tuesday's result has given additional context to the upcoming five-match ODI series between New Zealand and England. Iyer, whose memory of dropping David Miller at the Wanderers must be fresh, put down Aiden Markram at extra cover.
Natco Pharma tumbled 4.2 percent amid news of USFDA inspection at its API facility in Mekaguda, near Hyderabad. No official comments were available from the agency on the issue or the nature of the transaction.
He tweeted that both sites were up and running in Russian Federation , but could be shut down Wednesday night . Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs and a frequent critic of Russian Federation .
Three people are believed to have been shot outside the NSA campus with a police officer is among those injured in the shooting. Shots were fired, according to local media and there are bullet holes in the vehicle, including in the front window.
Shaun White won the gold medal in the men's half-pipe in a dramatic finish Wednesday in Pyeongchang , South Korea . Also into the final is fellow Australian Kent Callister who sneaked into the decider in 12th spot with 77 points.
Notre Dame president blasts NCAA for not restoring vacated wins
In a letter posted to the school's website after the NCAA's decision , Notre Dame expressed its displeasure with the decision. The teams meet at Compton Family Ice Arena on Friday, Feb. 16, at 7:35 p.m.in Notre Dame's annual White Out/Wear White game.
YouTube TV adds Turner networks, boosts price to $40
The price increase applies to new members only - if you join before March 13, you'll continue paying the old price. The skinny bundle will add channels owned by Turner as well as sports-specific hubs like NBA TV and MLB Network .
Flynn the bichon frise named Westminster best in show
Flynn the bichon frisé was crowned Best in Show at the 142nd Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show on Tuesday night. Bean , a Sussex spaniel and victor of the Sporting breed group, is seen in the judging ring during competition.
Nanorobots successfully kill cancerous tumours
After attacking tumours, most of the nanorobots were cleared and degraded from the body after 24 hours. First and foremost, the team showed that the nanorobots were safe and effective in shrinking tumors.
Slovenia beats USA in men's hockey on first day
Kroselj stopped 34 of the 36 shots he faced to pick up the victory, giving up goals to Brian O'Neill and Jordan Greenway. In Wednesday's game, the US got goals from Brian O'Neill and Boston University's Jordan Greenway.
OTF: Brian Elliott out 5-6 weeks with injury
The Flyers once again went back to the same old passive play that seems to always allow the other teams to get back into games. The Flyers won the first two matchups, but the Devils prevailed 4-3 in their most recent game on February 1 in Newark.
Navy warship to sail through disputed sea
It's yet to be seen whether the HMS Sutherland will provoke a response from China, but recent history suggests it's likely. Beijing has continued to extend its borders in the South China Sea in the face of worldwide condemnation.
New Class Of Antibiotics Discovered In Soil
Chief medical officer Dame Sally Davies claimed in 2016 that the threat of antibiotic resistance is as severe as terrorism. The World Health Organization has previously warned if nothing is done the world was headed for a "post-antibiotic" era.