Trump beats Clinton by 3 points in new poll
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Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpNFL freezes policy barring players from protesting during anthem McConnell spokesman on Putin visit: 'There is no invitation from Congress' Petition urges University of Virginia not to hire Marc Short MORE edges out Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonProminent Putin critic: If Trump turns me over, I'm dead Dems unveil slate of measures to ratchet up pressure on Russia Trump tweets old video of Clinton talking up 'a strong Russia' MORE by 3 percentage points in a hypothetical general election match-up, according to a new Fox News poll.

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Trump has 45 percent support, while Clinton, Democratic front-runner for president, trails with 42, putting her just within the poll's margin of error.

Clinton rival Bernie SandersBernard (Bernie) SandersSenate to vote Monday on Trump's VA nominee Senate approves resolution warning Trump not to hand over US officials GOP leader blocks resolution backing intelligence community on Russia MORE, meanwhile, leads Trump 46 to 42, according to the same poll. 

The presumptive GOP nominee is buoyed by his support among whites, leading Clinton 55 to 31 percent. That margin grows among whites without a college degree, 61 percent of whom favor Trump, while just 24 percent back Clinton.

But the real estate mogul still struggles with women voters, half of whom back Clinton, and just 36 percent support Trump.

The former secretary of State also holds commanding leads Trump among blacks, 90 to 7 percent, and Hispanics, 62 to 23 percent.

The poll surveyed 1,021 registered voters from May 14 to 17. It has a margin of error of 3 points.