Biden to speak at Chattanooga memorial service, security heightened

People gather at a memorial in front of the Armed Forces Career Center on Lee Highway on Sunday, July 19, 2015, in Chattanooga, Tenn., in the aftermath of a terrorist attack that killed four Marines and one member of the U.S. Navy.

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The White House said Friday that Vice President Joe Biden will speak at 2:45 p.m. today at McKenzie Arena during the memorial service for the five military members killed in the July 16 military attacks.

Other well-known participants include Defense Secretary Ash Carter, Navy Secretary Ray Mabus, U.S. Sen. Bob Corker, U.S. Rep. Chuck Fleischmann, Gov. Bill Haslam and Mayor Andy Berke.

Doors open at 11 a.m. at McKenzie Arena for the service, which is scheduled for 2-4 p.m.