June 5th, 2011, 10:42 PM
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Welcome to the forums.
There could be a lot of reasons for rapid battery drain, but since you said it was charging via USB, you might consider that you have a bad cable, especially if the A/C charger worked.
If a battery is completely depleted, it will take a while to charge it fully.