Chef Roxanne Spruance had competing interests growing up in Chicago: food and field hockey. But by 22, after a series of unpaid apprenticeships in some of Chicago's top dining restaurants, she had already earned the title of executive chef. In 2010, she moved to New York and into the kitchens of two renowned restaurants: WD-50 and Blue Hill at Stone Barns. Spruance joins "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to discuss her culinary journey and her New York restaurant, Kingsley.
Greed at the highest levels of the corporate world caused untold pain for millions of Americans during and after the 2008 financial crisis. That injustice, and similar failures, are the subject of a new book, "The Chickens**t Club: Why the Justice Department Fails to Prosecute Executives." Author of the book and Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Jesse Eisinger joins "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to discuss why Wall Street sees so few prosecutions.
The White House changes come as Republicans try to iron out a possible repeal bill to the Affordable Care Act. But that continues to be mired in delays. CBS News political director Steve Chaggaris joins "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to discuss what kind of bill the Senate could be voting on next week, why Republicans have never been able to agree on a replacement for Obamacare and whether he thinks Republicans and Democrats will ever work together on the issue.
This week, SpaceX founder Elon Musk issued a provocative tweet saying he's received verbal government approval to build a hyperloop system which would carry passengers in a metal tube at 700 mph. Editor-at-large for CNET's Roadshow, which covers transportation technology, Tim Stevens joins "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to discuss how the system would work and why we still have a long way to go.
CBS News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook and CBS News contributor Dr. Tara Narula join "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to discuss a new model to forecast migraine attacks, how many Americans have advance directives regarding their medical care and a new way scientists are manufacturing a silk-like substance that may have applications in both medicine and food science.
Senior writer for Politico, Jake Sherman, is the co-author of Politico's "Playbook" newsletter. He joins "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to discuss reports that Attorney General Jeff Sessions had additional communications with the Russians, President Trump's new communications director and whether there could be more White House staff changes on the horizon.
Legendary sushi chef Masa Takayama grew up in rural Japan working at his parents' fish market. After transforming the Los Angeles dining scene in the 1980s, he did the same in New York with Masa, the first Japanese restaurant in the U.S. to win the Michelin guide's top rating. Chef Takayama doesn't let diners take photos inside his restaurant, but he invited "CBS This Morning: Saturday" Co-host Alex Wagner and crew in, for a special dish.